My Life Be Like, sexperts

Genital Reveal > Gender Reveal

Throughout the 1990s and 2000s, I watched my mama lug cases of pampers to her pregnant friends' baby showers, and as the mid-2010s rolled around, teenage pregnancy in the Black community led me to attend a few baby showers of my own. I found pleasure in our remixed versions of the word scramble games, clothespin… Continue reading Genital Reveal > Gender Reveal

My Life Be Like, poetry

His Love

His love is unconditional. His love is deep. His love is red. Your love is younger for older. The darker the berry the sweeter the juice. The prettier the woman the easier to misuse . You are the buckle that holds my body into safety. Flexible with my movement but could snap my neck in… Continue reading His Love

My Life Be Like

Transition

  Graduating into a new atmosphere of success, we've trained our minds to evaluate past the glass ceiling. How do you expect me to accept less than what I've worked for? Please! give me a reason to hold on to false hope and promises when I've worked tirelessly to enjoy the fruits of labor that… Continue reading Transition

Life

The Sensitive One (PART 3)

One day I came to Dre's house and he told me to look inside the top drawer of his dresser. I was a little nervous, because I had no idea what would be inside the drawer, but when I opened it there was a key with a note attached. The note read "Here is your… Continue reading The Sensitive One (PART 3)

Life

The Conceited One

Tyree Brown was a 16 year old light skinned boy who worked at Quiznos. I was initially talking to his friend Adam, but we were introduced and he managed to steal my attention. After Ian, I decided I wanted to be open with my parents; no more lies and sneaking around. So the first day… Continue reading The Conceited One