Category Archives: writing

Soyini Forde reviews “Nothing Matters” by DJ Afifa 

Trinidadian born writer and blogger Soyini Forde shares her review of Nothing Matters by DJ Afifa.

Soyini Forde reviews “Nothing Matters” by DJ Afifa 

Trinidadian born writer and blogger Soyini Forde shares her review of Nothing Matters by DJ Afifa.

in jamaica they beg you not to sell your vote 

Jamaica continues to suffer at the hands of it’s political system .

in jamaica they beg you not to sell your vote 

Jamaica continues to suffer at the hands of it’s political system .

The life and death of the activist

In Jamaica despite dancehall and a vibrant party scene inequality and injustice on the island is rising. This reality gives rise to the “activist”.

The life and death of the activist

In Jamaica despite dancehall and a vibrant party scene inequality and injustice on the island is rising. This reality gives rise to the “activist”.

What toys did Audre Lorde Play with?

Dr.Gloria Joseph (Audre Lorde’s partner before she passed) opened her presentation on the “Wind is Spirit: The Life, Love and Legacy of Audre Lorde” to a group of women at the 4th Annual Caribbean Women and Sexual Diversity Conference in

What toys did Audre Lorde Play with?

Dr.Gloria Joseph (Audre Lorde’s partner before she passed) opened her presentation on the “Wind is Spirit: The Life, Love and Legacy of Audre Lorde” to a group of women at the 4th Annual Caribbean Women and Sexual Diversity Conference in

Nothing Matters Haikus poems and other Essays

i watch things fade. i watch the things that i feel matter fade. Disappear into the same air that created them. Matter.Nothing matters anymore especially when they are not new like murder and lies Categorically speaking suffering Human suffering like

Nothing Matters Haikus poems and other Essays

i watch things fade. i watch the things that i feel matter fade. Disappear into the same air that created them. Matter.Nothing matters anymore especially when they are not new like murder and lies Categorically speaking suffering Human suffering like

Give up on Love. the second part

I thought was giving up this blog. I had started to work on another project. blackart.simiyah.online. I was enjoying that project.  It was taking some time and i thought maybe my blogging was going to change, i was working on

Give up on Love. the second part

I thought was giving up this blog. I had started to work on another project. blackart.simiyah.online. I was enjoying that project.  It was taking some time and i thought maybe my blogging was going to change, i was working on

The last 5 years. The next 5 years

There is a certain knowing in heart break mother nature.nurture. we do not want the ground to shake. earthquake. shake. new reality create when heart break. because.” how can a mothers love cease towards the child she bares?”

The last 5 years. The next 5 years

There is a certain knowing in heart break mother nature.nurture. we do not want the ground to shake. earthquake. shake. new reality create when heart break. because.” how can a mothers love cease towards the child she bares?”

sweet coffee on a coffee table mind skipping but my black art project is online

I put down the cup of coffee on the table in front of me.  Move the computer and sit to write this post. i write the sentence about putting down the coffee and notice that the table is a coffee

sweet coffee on a coffee table mind skipping but my black art project is online

I put down the cup of coffee on the table in front of me.  Move the computer and sit to write this post. i write the sentence about putting down the coffee and notice that the table is a coffee

Week 2 Friday 1:34pm- A Lonely. Jealousy.

Will it make a difference if i write it or not?  it make a difference to me cause sometime it come through me and i don’t want it to stay inside. if i take it out and put it on

Week 2 Friday 1:34pm- A Lonely. Jealousy.

Will it make a difference if i write it or not?  it make a difference to me cause sometime it come through me and i don’t want it to stay inside. if i take it out and put it on

Week 2 Monday

So many things on my mind now. That is one of the things about writing. You need to make time. Sometime i have the perfect start in my head but i don’t write it down and then it just disappears and then i am searching for something to write because i promised myself i would try to see where this wanting to be a writer thing would go.

Week 2 Monday

So many things on my mind now. That is one of the things about writing. You need to make time. Sometime i have the perfect start in my head but i don’t write it down and then it just disappears and then i am searching for something to write because i promised myself i would try to see where this wanting to be a writer thing would go.