Broken Beautiful People

Everyday feels like a different introduction, As if my doctor prescribes different medication everyday, Understand from my point you are just another hallucination, Tomorrow might be, Hi, my name is Khalid, can we be friends, While yesterday could have been, Hi, my name is Khalid, please leave me alone, Don't blame yourself, most of the … Continue reading Broken Beautiful People

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Black, Queer, and Fat & Israeli, Palestinian, and Ignorant

... Three adjectives typed by White Supremacists and House Slaves, Fat black queers must not exist, Momma prays for you to find a good woman who knows how to cook, Momma prefers a thick ghetto girl from the hood, Whose won twerk contests from Atlanta to L.A, Over finding out her black son is gay, … Continue reading Black, Queer, and Fat & Israeli, Palestinian, and Ignorant

Cloud 9ine

Have you counted the number of times, Your fingers made love 2 Piano keys, Under reflective moonlight, Asked to share a glass of love with Eric Clapton, While reminiscing alongside Hemingway for hours, Reminded of wisdom from Jean-Michel Basquait, Our bodies paint canvases without brushes, Our Intellect spelled Complexity, Upon Sands of Insanity, Bring forth … Continue reading Cloud 9ine

#MeToo (When A Muslim Somali ‘Brother’ Raped Me In The Mosque Parking Lot)

It has been roughly 6+ months since I was sexually assaulted. Too be honest, I don't know if I ever will heal from it. In the beginning, I tried to trick myself into believing the perpetrator was a stranger. I tried everything from telling myself over and over that the individual who assaulted me was … Continue reading #MeToo (When A Muslim Somali ‘Brother’ Raped Me In The Mosque Parking Lot)