mother said I was born wicked-page 17: OK BOY SPEAK UP, HE SAID
AND TELL ME WHAT YOU WANT,
“ME DON’T WANT TO GET A BEATING SIR
PLEASE, DON’T TELL MY AUNT,
“FROM DAY ONE, THE CAPTAIN SAID TO ME
YOU’VE BEEN TROUBLE ABOARD MY SHIP,
SO I’M GOING TO TELL YOUR AUNTY
LEARN YOUR LESSON FROM THE WHIP,
HE TOOK ME BACK TO MY CABIN
WITH A FROWN UPON HIS FACE,
AND TOLD MY AUNTY EVERYTHING
SHE FELT ASHAMED AND DISGRACED,
AS SOON AS THE CAPTAIN LEFT US
SHE OPENED THE WARDROBE DOOR,
BRANDISHED A WOODEN COAT-HANGER
AND SPANKED ME ON THE FLOOR,
ONE EVENING I STAYED IN THE CABIN
HYPNOTIZED LIKE A FISH IN A BOWL,
GAZING DOWN UPON ...
Steal Away: While no one's watching
Down the canal
And out to the bay
Floating on dreams
A soft summer breeze
While puppy dog clouds
Come drifting by
Against a panoramic sky
Destination still unknown
The world's your home
Testimony Pt.1: (Part * 1)
*Born and raised in Oak Cliff, a suburb of Dallas, TX, I grew up in a low income family. Of 6, but my family never let us know that we were scraping ends to make ends meet.
*at about the age of 7, my moms and pops split up and I lived with my pops and 3 older sisters. I would see my moms from time to time,, but the separation caused a plunge in my grades at school. It was then my spiritual journey began. I always knew something was missing, but never knew what. I looked towards the stars and mystical things that were unexplained hoping to find answers.
*See, I was raised C...