Defying Gravity Plant your feet in the soil of faith So that when your world turns upside down, you can look up to the ground and walk on air Defying gravity as you dangle there. And in this topsy tervy nirvana only unnecessary is lost. -Miss Kiane (c) 2015 All Rights Reserved
Miss Kiane is going places! Hop on this "train" and dare to go along! Kiane Ink is excited to announce and release Miss Kiane's first spoken word video, Hearing and Seeing! Subscribe to Miss Kiane's new youtube channel misskiane1
Grass Don’t Grow in the Ghetto Glass glistens where grass is supposed to grow. Gruesome grooves pierce the ground jutting upward Like black fists punching stale air. Sharp petaled flowers memorialize Dreams, wishes and whispers of hope And for the life of me I can’t figure out why grass don’t grow in the [...]
For This Moment The sun illuminates the brush ever so perfectly. The air is quietly filled with birds songs, wind powered streams and canine conversations. If you listen close enough you can hear the bass line of summer on a nearby basketball court. It’s peaceful. For this moment, the dry brown spots are [...]
I am excited to be one of the authors chosen to be a part of this year's DC library author's festival! I will be selling my latest chapbook, Syncopated Hearts this Saturday October 24th at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Library in Northwest DC from 9-5pm. Come out and support local authors as we share our creative [...]
Syncopated Hearts the cadence of my heart spills out into the street skipping, leaping and dancing revealing the secrets of my fearful soul while dreaming out loud in rhythmic rainbows of happiness my beat is unique. my beat different. and my beat feels isolating. yet forced to yield to the syncopation of the heart beating [...]
I Miss My Mom I miss my mom. She had good days and bad seasons. On a good day, she’d play with me. Metaphorically ducking her head into my house of imagination. Sometimes we’d play Kingdom where I was the Queen and she my lowly servant. I’d make absurd demands and when she’d fall short, [...]
Miss Kiane is proud to announce the release of her second chapbook, Syncopated Hearts. Syncopated Hearts is a hodgepodge of poems divided into four sections with topics ranging from grief and loss, angels, urban dilemmas and Redbox movies. It is sure to take the reader on an intellectual, spiritual and whimsical journey. ORDER TODAY!