Art by Joshua Petker

Smoke Filled Room- with audio

“Smoke Filled Room” Copyright 2016 Khalilah Yasmin I never asked for much, a genuine friendship was enough, But my feelings never mattered because, “I don’t do that stuff.” I chose to be a loyal friend without making you earn it. In turn you never appreciated it, you lit and you burned it. An opportunist in […]

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Music is the one thing that transcends all boundaries. Rhythmic Love. Harmonic Romance. Music doesn’t care what color your skin is, how much money you make, or who you think you are. When music decides to move you… it will, whether you want it or not. And let’s be honest, we all are here to […]

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As an independent contractor, if I don’t book work, I don’t eat. Yet, at the same time, I could easily apply for a ‘normal’ job. I’ve done normal jobs. They don’t satiate my spirit. At every ‘corporate’ place of employment I have worked, something happened that pushed me away as if to tell me that […]

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Wedding Crashers

Las Vegas Showgirls

Hello. Story time! Many years ago when I lived in Nebraska, I was a front desk administrative assistant at Omaha Steaks in  working under one of the Simons. There was a vibrant older lady that came in to work and would speak to me every day. She wore the flashiest sweaters and outfits you have […]

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’63 Minutes’ – Poem with Audio

    ’63 minutes’ Copyright Khalilah Yasmin 2016 Frequently do I -believe that a love for me exists. That somewhere beyond the broken heart is a new first kiss. Seldom have I -experienced this, genuine chemistry and undeniable connection, throwing caution to his wind- without his protection. Maybe if I -hadn’t looked into that direction, […]

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Recording for 53X

Recently wrote & recorded some new material for 53X. Stoked & grateful to have my words and voice as an addition to another show in Las Vegas.   For more information on 53X, read here: 53X  Share on Tumblr

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Genetics Are Powerful

GENETICS ARE POWERFUL My biological father & family; The Eure’s are a family of creators and artists. Fun fact: my mother met my father when he had his own theater company as actor, writer, and director. And then tadow— I showed up. *giggles*   Harry Eure, along with his brother Darryl, started the Afro Academy […]

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