Dear Brother

Poetry by D'Anthony Nance Without warning tears fell from my eyes. Staring into the mirror I wondered why? It's been months since you died And not since the funeral have I cried It seems I've held back this pain Because there is nothing for me to gain I cannot hear your laughter Nor can I... Continue Reading →

To Heal

By D'Anthony Nance Back and forth bodies fuse together Incorporating scars and passion Into erotic forms of healing Painting her skin with kisses Setting fire to the dormant Embers long extinguished A woman reclaims her feeling As a man slows his heart's bleeding

His Will Be Done

By D'Anthony Nance Sweat pouring, blisters forming I move every brick with determined focus Because the foundation I will call home Needs to be sturdy enough To house my wife's laughter And my son's future Even on the hard days When my body aches from stress I will always remain resilient For I am the... Continue Reading →

When Healing is Needed

Poetry By D'Anthony Nance Footsteps sound down the corridor Rusty hinges opening doors Revealing a heart full of clutter But, not for long Starting with past insecurities I remove every bandaid Upon old scars Washing away the regret That has stayed I wax tear stained floors And dust the cobwebs in the corners Creating a... Continue Reading →

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