Prompted #2…

Inspired by wise words from my brother Alfonzo Jones II Subtle liesMasked as comfortIn cushioned cagesWe become prisonersWorshipping at the altar of safety. But Freedom calls toLeaps of faithFlights of fancyWalks on water Courage under fireDepths of valleys Heights of mountainsA Life in full bloom

Prompted…

Writing Prompt: Interrupted by a chapter of loathing Her mirror once reflected a distorted truth Skin too dark Hair too coarse Nose too big Distortion born of comparisons Fed by erroneous standards Created by inferior minds Her beautiful book of Life Interrupted by a chapter of loathing