War Within

By | 2012-02-15T21:13:47+00:00 February 15th, 2010|Author's Faves, Poems, Poems about Spiritual Battles, Poems from a Young Adult, Words of a Poetriot (Collection)|

Our young people are fighting a war Not many know what they are fighting for Some don’t even know their enemies from friends Just keeping all defenses up until the war meets its end   Some fight for their country, Some their family Some fight to keep their pride But don’t know how to fight [...]

Rage Against War

By | 2012-02-15T21:05:37+00:00 February 15th, 2010|Poems, Poems from a Young Adult, The World Out There, Toxic People, Words of a Poetriot (Collection)|

Bright eyes Eyes of innocence Not yet to know the world that is their reality   Where man follows man And fight and kill unnecessarily What have you done to deserve death before life? Is it you to blame for cruelty Collateral damage, that’s what you be Just another casualty   Bright eyes, tears Drops [...]

Bare-naked: what if it was your mother?

By | 2012-02-15T20:18:02+00:00 February 15th, 2010|Author's Faves, Poems, Poems about Heartbreak, Poems about Sex, Poems from a Young Adult, Words of a Poetriot (Collection)|

Have you ever loved a woman? Ok, Ok I know you’re tired of conversations like this But just give me a minute of your time to flow with this   Excuse me for stating the obvious Do you know what she is? She is a female A woman, a girl A senorita, a lady, a [...]

Brotha Man, Brotha Man

By | 2012-02-15T19:48:20+00:00 February 15th, 2010|Poems, Poems about Finding Your Soulmate, Poems about Growing up, Poems about Love, Words of a Poetriot (Collection)|

Brotha Man, Brotha Man When are you gonna stop playing baby boy? Posing off with that girl like she is a collector’s toy   Brotha Man, Brotha Man When are you gonna do all you can? Start acting like a real man   Brotha man, Brotha Man Put that damn video game down Turn your [...]