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COFFEE WINE & WORDS Poetry

COFFEE WINE & WORDS Poetry

By Chanel Hardy
Poems written & recited by Chanel Hardy.
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Sometimes I Look at The Sun. A Poem
Sometimes I look at the sun and realize, that the grass isn't always greener on the other side. Be thankful. And take care of yourself and your loved ones. 
01:40
September 5, 2020
Magnolia. A Poem
In my upcoming novel, 'By The Dawn's Early Light' one of my characters is a poet. I wrote this poem for him. Well, he wrote this poem, for Magnolia. 
02:21
August 30, 2020
We Are Earth. A Poem
I believe that God is a woman, and that woman is us. This is a poem for us. The Black woman.  
01:47
August 26, 2020
Honey. A Poem
Featured in my book of poems 'Sweet Oleander', a poem about what happens when the quality of personal relationships goes past its expiration date.
01:40
August 24, 2020
U Matter. A Poem
This piece is dedicated all the painters, singers and poem slingers that ever felt like giving up. I know being an artist can be mentally and emotionally draining more times than enough, but keep going. There is always someone watching and waiting for your next masterpiece. 
01:44
August 24, 2020
Making Love in Hardcovers
The title is self-explanatory.  *Kisses*
01:42
August 23, 2020
Ain't No Cliffhanger For This Ending
As we all go through this pandemic it seems like the end of days. I know at times I've struggled to focus on my writing. I even ask myself what's the point sometimes? But a creator must create. So I keep pushing on. And I hope you do too. 
01:46
August 22, 2020
Room For A Sinner. A Poem
Featured in 'Sweet Oleander: A Collection of Poetry' We aren't perfect but we are all God's children. In life and in death, you are loved. 
01:48
August 22, 2020
Spring 2010. A Poem
Featured in 'I Had a Dream About you: A Collection of Poems'  This poem is dedicated to my loving husband Matthew, and to all the memories we share. 
02:03
August 22, 2020
Rolling Blackout. A Poem
Have you ever experienced a rolling blackout? It ain't fun. Especially if you're Black. A poem about being powerless, hopeless, and afraid. 
01:43
August 22, 2020
Women/Bitch; (noun). A Poem
A poem dedicated to what everything that is 'woman.'
01:45
August 22, 2020