What were we arguing for again? Why was I mad? Why were you yelling?It's been days since we had a real conversation ; walking past each other like we're strangers on the streetTalk to me, hold me, kiss me tell me you forgive meWe're too stubborn to say "im sorry" neither one of us want […]Read more "Can We Kiss & Make Up? A poem by Jazmin Gatlin"
What's going on here? I was fine off in the corner on my own then you came along and decided to change that. Decided to make me smile and change my mind on what other guys have set in my head. I didn't wanna be bothered but you squirmed your way in, you made me […]Read more "Unexpected Love.."
Temporary Breath, relax, it's not worth the stress.Calm down, see, that it wasn't meant to beThis was something temporary that I thought was forever. This is something I wanted to grow. You and me intertwined in the future , you grinding how you grind and me doing me but then something blocked us, temporary, I […]Read more "Temporary: A Poem by Jazmin Gatlin"
how do you love in this cold world? how can you be happy when it's so cruel?gotta find the right person to keep you from losing "you"how can you find that when you don't trust a soul? wrong on every corner and a "ain't shit nigga" in every homehow could you not give up on […]Read more "Love in a Cold World : a poem by Jazmin Gatlin"
This poem was written 7/7/16 and never published. My brother I love you My father I adore youMy husband I need youMy uncle I stand by you All strong black men with so much in life to live for But yet live in fear of a man taking your life I want you to know […]Read more "My Brother I Love You : a poem by Jazmin Gatlin"
Communication is a strong key in a relationship, without good communication skills the entire relationship can fail. I have had my share of times when I would not speak my mind on a situation or bottle up my feelings and just let things flow. I had to learn that it wasn’t healthy to bottle in […]Read more "Communication"
There is only one you in this whole world, yeah it may be people who act like you, dress like you, or even try to be you but that’s nothing that they can ever achieve. When you think about it even a twin has there own identity in some way. Use that to your advantage […]Read more "There is only one YOU."