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Seduction is LIVE!

(Or – “Look What Came In the Mail!) Check what came by UPS today: This is the physical proof copy of my latest book SEDUCTION, which is now available in Amazon’s Createspace.com and now at Amazon’s website.   WOOHOOO!!!!!!!!!!! Excited!!!!!!!!!!!!  


Can anyone remember the euphoria of new love? Of doing things for the first time – or rediscovering  new things with your significant other?  This is a simple love poem celebrating firsts – maybe not as metaphorically rich as my usual work, but nevertheless the way I feel …. This piece will be shared with … Continue reading


I’ve just been playing with concepts – this may or may not be a pure haiku – but I just realized I haven’t done a short piece of poetry on this blog for some time now, and I haven’t gotten up the courage (been lazy!) to try my hand at some of the other styles … Continue reading

St. Somewhere Journal – It’s Live, and I’m In It!

Following in the footsteps of one of my friend Kimolisa Mings – whose poetry has also been accepted into the Journal – I am letting my readership know about this wonderful online resource for exposing mostly Caribbean talent.  Many of my friends have been accepted as well, for art, poetry and short stories (Hail up … Continue reading


I was on a roll this morning with my daily poem… I must admit I am impressed how well it turned out How big is my love?  It is…. Immeasurable My love is immeasurable Like if I tried to count exactly how many grains of sand Were on Accra Beach at 1 in the morning … Continue reading


Trying to find a poem to post for Dverse Open Link Night #81 I came upon this forgotten poem.  Hope you enjoy… Letters I want to write you flowery words; Want to serenade you with sentences So sweet that bees would be envious. Want to overpower you with the scent of rhymes That rivals the … Continue reading


I felt particularly inspired this morning! I give you… Dedication I dedicate this piece To the most beautiful woman in the world. This piece sings her praises Like a choir of angels sings around the Throne of Grace This piece swears loyalty Like a defendant swears to tell The truth, the whole truth and nothing … Continue reading

Tell Me…

Here is another short poem, put up for Open Link Night at DVerse Poets.  Hear your loved one whispering…. Tell Me… Tell me what you want. Let your voice caress me lovingly Stroking my mind to stiffness As you whisper your wishes deep into my soul. Let my ears be your canvas, Painting portraits of … Continue reading

Lovesick – Audio by BitterSweetVerse

One of my Dverse Poets Pub friends, BittersweetVerse, always tells me when she has read my poems aloud.  I told her I’d be honoured to have her read one of my poems.  I told her to go through my archive and choose one.  So, she chose LoveSick. I took ages to figure out how to … Continue reading

Morning Ritual

I am letting you into a secret world – the world where I declare my love for my baby daily. I write her a note every day telling her I love her – either a letter or a poem.  About two days ago, I was musing on this particular practice and decided that my morning … Continue reading

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