coney island, 2019

View this post on Instagram silent screams stretch the length of eternity…i tug the thread, desperately. i trail behind and pray. a smile on my face while my skin shutters and stretches. anything can happen on a summer day-a host of clouds gathered before an abandoned pier, a lone figure wavering at the edge, mute, […]

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Summer of Reflection

View this post on Instagram I’ve been using this month as a time of peace and reflection✨ and with that, came a realization that there is still more to come. overcome. I was going through my past writing and noticed not only my growth as a writer but the change in me 🌸 so proud […]

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…drifting…

View this post on Instagram …drifting… #rafting #nature #writer #blogger #hiking #photo A post shared by Mecca-Amirah Jackson (@amateur__poet) on Jul 25, 2019 at 11:10am PDT

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Whitewater rafting 2019

  View this post on Instagram #whitewaterrafting #delwatergap #travel #blogger #writer #photo #nature #river A post shared by Mecca-Amirah Jackson (@amateur__poet) on Jul 14, 2019 at 5:51pm PDT

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un•plugged

un•plugged; currently taking time to find inspiration; where will life take me next— what adventures await for me after my final transformation? summer, a time for self-discovery and ice cream cones melting; i won’t pick up a pen again if it doesn’t sounds authentic. its time to revel in L I F E and stop […]

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grasping hands

grasping hands, woven fingers hovering over my head, please pray for more than summers without rain…   View this post on Instagram grasping hands, woven fingers hovering over my head, please pray for more than summers without rain… • • • #poetrycommunityofig #poetrylovers #writersofinstagram #currentlyreading #poetryofinstagram #poetry #writer #park #trees #writersofinstagram #nature #hike A post […]

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summertime sadness

I will never apologize for being too strong, too outspoken, too bright in a world that swallows lies and humbly accepts the darkness. no, not when ive crawled to the top. no longer will i be on my knees, no longer will i beg. because i never want to suffer such betrayal again.     […]

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transfixed

You were so transfixed with how the firelight touched my eyes… you were the wick to my candle; with each smile, you melted every time 🔥🌸 @amateur__poet  

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