Join Miss Kiane at the DC Library Author’s Festival!

DC Library Author's Festival

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 […]

October 19th, 2015|

Poem of the Month – June 2015 “Syncopated Hearts”

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 an ocean away from me,

I found that they were really standing […]

June 21st, 2015|

Poem of the Month – May 2015 “I Miss My Mom”

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, I’d yell, “Off with her […]

May 11th, 2015|