Rico X : Writing

Periods of War

Periods of War

A Poem by Rico X


I have been beaten by Silence I have experienced pain And violence Periods of war have been Waged outside my door Despite the blood above ..
Seasons Past

Seasons Past

A Poem by Rico X


Sweet bread made From scratch Along with a batch Of chocolate cookies Made the same way A perfect match Knowing after Thanksgiving Day That S..
Somewhere A Bell  Has Rung

Somewhere A Bell Has Rung

A Poem by Rico X


Somewhere a bell has rung As two men stand in the middle Of the ring giving everything They got Taking shots at will Displaying their talents An..
Ricoly Speaking

Ricoly Speaking

A Poem by Rico X


Ricoly speaking I am seek the truth A truth My truth The truth is Deeper than the Roots in my Hair or the tree Of humanity That anchors Me t..
Fake It 'Til You Make It

Fake It 'Til You Make It

A Poem by Rico X


Fake it 'til You make it But I can't take it Cause I not going To admit s**t Cause it is true The minute you Say " I Love You" You lose contro..
My Bad

My Bad

A Poem by Rico X


It's my bad That I am sad I am taking Responsibility Cause true accountability Starts with me And from within So let me begin By saying It'..
Redemption

Redemption

A Poem by Rico X


Please forgive me Cause I failed to mention That I am looking for Redemption Today I am looking To change my ways So is it surprising That the ..
She Chose Her

She Chose Her

A Poem by Rico X


I hate that my roommate Is gay That's all I am going To say I wish I could stay But I can't stand To see her that way So I am going to Protect..
Little Milestones and Victories

Little Milestones and Victories

A Poem by Rico X


I guess she Is blessed Not to be homeless Cause she has found That the same people That use to frown And put her down Still feel the same way ..
Ad On Craigslist

Ad On Craigslist

A Poem by Rico X


Can we connect Without having sex? Cause my celibacy Means everything to me So hear me when I say No to NSA or FWB Cause at their best They Bo..