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Carlton Roosevelt Shields

Carlon Roosevelt Shields is my grandfather.
He once lived with my grandmother until his death in 2017.
I remember him being there sitting on his favorite sofa watching the North Carolina Panthers play professional football with a Colt 45 in hand...

by Shelina Chapman

added 9 days ago
Into the Arms of the one that Loves You

I have died another, shrilling, shrieking Death tonight
I just died into the Amrs of the one I love most
His arms weep; mine o' mine's tremble
of lust and of a love that shall never awaken nor be
Into the arms of the one that loves you, he said


added 12 days ago
(Dear Diary), A list of poems

The flight of the ceiling

A pregnant image eludes me
Odin continues to dawn from his Final Fantasy realm steering me to
call upon him
my brown skin, though loose and frail, is a skeptic
I have no lingering thread around me
I continue to...

by shelina denise chapman

added 2 months ago
DEATH and its Angel

DEATH IS death, the luminous
angel, Neigh,
the glorious falcon furor phoenix flame,
glorious 'neath the Skies.
Harvesting the Moon of Doctrine, harvesting the moon of May,
leaving a Cassandra, leaving a dorock
leaving a kaleidoscope of awe...

by shelina denise chapman

added 2 months ago
Declaring War can Heal you

Declaring war can heal you-- Why? How...?
by sealing Fate and translucent sounds that echo and reap towards the ground
declaring war can heal you-- as is the Ass-Ram Fate, who says War in lipatours,
who wages war with Fate
Time knows no bounds...

by shelina denise chapman

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