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How Pain and Loss Can Lead Us to Hope

How Pain and Loss Can Lead Us to Hope

I sit alone in your room in your chair in silence brimming with loss and air so empty it chokes me. It is all around without escape and must consume and carve before it fills the hollow in my chest. Loss is the space between […]

Brain Ponderings by Ana Moca-Grama

Brain Ponderings by Ana Moca-Grama

My brain informed me it could be a genius. If only you could focus, he said. If only your tunnel vision could expand into an universal vision. One where you are one. My brain then proceeded to make me feel stupid. If only I could […]

The Ink in my Soul Died || Spoken Word

The Ink in my Soul Died || Spoken Word

This is about how two people tried so hard to love each other. But sometimes love isn’t enough. Illustrated https://www.facebook.com/illustrated911/ Saskatoon, CANADA

Beautiful Mess by Jorge Robleto

Beautiful Mess by Jorge Robleto

We are given a short amount of time on this little blue dot. The question that we must ask ourselves then is, “what will we do with the time that we have?” This book has taken me many hours to complete and it is exciting […]

Ignite – Lora Bidner ft. JustJamaal ThePoet

Ignite – Lora Bidner ft. JustJamaal ThePoet

Lora and I created this piece together. She approached me with the idea to write about finding oneself after being lost in despair. At the time she had just recovered from a crisis, while I was just finding myself again after a two year bout with […]

For All The Girls With Messy Hearts, And To The Men Whose Skin Have Tasted Mine

For All The Girls With Messy Hearts, And To The Men Whose Skin Have Tasted Mine

Let’s be honest here – I am not the girl men fall in love with. I am the girl that men want to fuck. I am a conquest. A prize. A show. I could count on five hundred fingers the number of people that have […]

The Game by 7

The Game by 7

She promised she’d never lie She swore I was her true love Pitiful There I sat, licking at my wounds with liquor Trying to soak away the pain from my tears But the (self) loathing only became thicker   Suddenly a flicker, Her flaming gaze […]

Beyond Every Spoken Word || Sara Al Souqi

Beyond Every Spoken Word || Sara Al Souqi

Clivenne is an extraordinary young girl with so much love for a world she barely comprehends. Born deaf, she faced so many obstacles in an unequipped society that has dutifully set her back in her education. Despite this, she has grown to be the definition […]

The Alchemy of Growth

The Alchemy of Growth

I wrote this poem in some darker days. The kind where going becomes a necessity. It felt like a crux, the precipice, or maybe the deepest part of a valley. I was left with two options to linger or to learn. This poem is what […]

Proposal || Spoken Word

Proposal || Spoken Word

On May 12, 2014 I proposed to my girlfriend. I thought long and hard about how I would do it and eventually came up with the idea of writing a poem. A year later I got the chance to present my poem to her and a […]

Water || Spoken Word

Water || Spoken Word

The poem is merely a reflection on the amount of water consumption that takes place in a lot of developed countries. It explores several areas in which we consume or use water in detrimentally large amounts. All of this research is then compared with the […]

The Tail of the Loco Coyote

The Tail of the Loco Coyote

This poem started off as a personal challenge to write a narrative about someone I thought was the exact opposite from myself. I like to think that I’m not the Loco Coyote, but I have more in common with him than I care to admit. […]



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