Sweet Poison (with audio)

I gave you all my love you gave me all your lies –  sweet poison on your lips I miss you pretending that you cared make-believing that you loved me –  sweet poison in my ears I see you with her now loving from your whole being –  sweet poison to my heart I envy the way you are together the bitterContinue reading “Sweet Poison (with audio)”

Cold Drink (with audio)

Ears warning: this Spoken Word is full of heat 🔥 It is hot and you are here with your cold drink. Let me take the ice from your cup – I’ll run it over your body and lick up every drop. 🦊 Originally published 1 June 2021It’s cold where I am and I’m pretending it’sContinue reading “Cold Drink (with audio)”

This Place Is Home (with audio)

The smell of the slow-cooking roastlaughter bouncing off the freshly painted walls smile on my face this place is home Carefully thought-out desserts catering to all the dietary needs everyone belongs this place is home Space to spread out and relax feet pounding up (and down) the stairs no need to hush this place is home A drink in hand surrounded by extended family blessContinue reading “This Place Is Home (with audio)”

Calm Her Fears (with audio collab)

I’m delighted to repost this poem from May 2020 with the addition of a spoken word collaboration with Kizito. Make sure you check out his page, he writes brilliantly. Her Questions: Darling will you still love me when I start to become old when my hair is streaked with grey and the wrinkles take aContinue reading “Calm Her Fears (with audio collab)”

Smile Through The Cracks (with audio)

Do everything effortlessly Cook with perfection Have a stunning house Have perfect hair Be a #girlboss Be a mother Be everyone’s best friend Be at every social event Be successful Be fashion forward Be a sex goddess Be pure Be. Everything. To. Everyone Don’t complain Don’t stand up for yourself Don’t rock the boat Don’t have emotions Don’t forget anyone’s birthday Don’t age Don’t get work done on yourContinue reading “Smile Through The Cracks (with audio)”

Mirage (with audio)

Lost in a wilderness of loneliness found in sandstorm of desire I reached out and you gripped my hand tight You were the answer I was the answer We were the answer to making it through the night We journeyed through passion-filled evenings until we learnt an orgasmwasn’t enough to dull the pain Weren’t you the answer? Wasn’t I the answer?WeContinue reading “Mirage (with audio)”

Give It A Go (with audio)

Go on Babe, give it a gono need to keep it cleanWrite those fiery thoughts of yoursbring passion and bedroom steam Talk about sex and what you wantwhen the lights to lowExplore the sensual side you havewithout exploration you’ll never know I spent a greater part of youthburying it deep insidebut now I’ve learnt howContinue reading “Give It A Go (with audio)”

O, Awaken My Soul, Here Comes Spring (Villanelle with audio)

O, awaken my soul, here comes Spring There are so many treasures to be found What joys and delights this season will bring Winters cold grip is softening The changes can be felt all around O, awaken my soul, here comes Spring I feel my heart stirring and being to ring With every beautiful new sound What joys and delights thisContinue reading “O, Awaken My Soul, Here Comes Spring (Villanelle with audio)”

Mondays (with audio)

Will you love me on Mondays when we’re tired and don’t wanna work? Will tender feelings still be there when we’re at our worst? Will you smile on Wednesdays if you wake up and see my face? If I fail and make mistakes will you still extend grace? Will you treasure me on Fridays after a week of highs and lows? Will theContinue reading “Mondays (with audio)”