In the Splendor of Leaves Changing Color

It’s been three years since my mom transitioned to the next life. In her honor, I’m sharing this poem I wrote a few months after losing her, when I was freshly shattered by the loss. I still feel in shock and walk around in a kind of daze, lost and numb, even as I am […]

In the Splendor of Leaves Changing Color – Spoken Word Performance

Before I figured out how to manage a Patreon account, I sent all my poetry and spoken word files to my patrons via email. Here is the spoken word performance of my poem, “In the Splendor of Leaves Changing Color,” which I wrote about my beloved mom and best friend, EJ Khazzoom, a few months […]

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Dear patrons, the video above is a public sampling of the spoken word performances of my poems, which you can access exclusively when you become a Spoken Word patron, for $10/month. The text below is a patron-exclusive sampling of my written poems, which you can access exclusively when you become a Poetry patron, for $5/month. […]

Against Abortion? Stop Pushing Intercourse on Women!

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A whopping 92% of women do not orgasm from intercourse, and intercourse causes pain for 17% of women. In addition, given biological differences, women are at greater risk than men for getting STDs through intercourse. And yet sex is defined as intercourse and is routinely pushed on women from the time we are young girls. […]