“My Best Dress” Khalilah Yasmin Copyright 2016 The year was 1962. I liked to dance, you played the guitar. I smiled to myself and you smiled from afar. I had snuck out with my friends for the night to hear you play. Never told my Pa where I was going because of what he would […]
I wrote this a while ago (2014), but decided to record it tonight.
People are intimidated by and FEAR what they cannot comprehend. They will shun you and criticize you. Be KIND anyway. Finding genuine connections in a world where most want immediate gratification can be met with challenges, but it is not impossible. I seek connections minus the sexual motives of most. I seek to expand consciousness, […]
SOUL TIES- My vulnerable confession “Never sleep with anyone you wouldn’t want to be.” – Anonymous. It was a while ago now but I took a vow to be abstinent. I did it because I needed to cleanse myself spiritually from any souls that were clinging to me. I did it because I wanted to […]
“Mount Olympus” Copyright Khalilah Yasmin 2013 For: ‘An Alien’ … if such an exquisite being actually exists. I said I wouldn’t do this but here I am. I promised myself not to give any f*cks so instead I gave 3 damns. Man. Here I stand, with one foot in my mouth […]
‘Love’s MotherF*cker’ Copyright Khalilah Yasmin 2013 Maybe if I hate LOVE, LOVE will finally LOVE me. I’ve loved LOVE for too long and it seems to hate me. LOVE pretends to LOVE me until I have completely surrendered. LOVE says all the right things and then forgets to […]
ALL WE NEED IS LOVE Written By Khalilah Yasmin On 12-12-12, I celebrated my birthday in Los Angeles and was pleased to help volunteer at the NoH8 Campaign 4 Year Anniversary Party at Avalon in Hollywood. NoH8 Campaign began as a photographic silent protest by celebrity photographer Adam Bouska and his partner Jeff […]