You Are Loved

Jose Vilson Jose 6 Comments

To Whom It May Concern, You’re pissed off at the idea of Valentine’s Day because you have no one to share it with. You rationalize …

On Commitment

Jose Vilson Jose 2 Comments

I caved. After dodging some calamitous trends and memes in the social media world, I let people “inbox” me their questions, hoping no one would …

She Will Be Loved

Jose Vilson Jose 2 Comments

It’s easy to sit here, Clasped hands Staring eyes, Inclement weather, Winds rustling our jackets every which way In front of a fluorescent building sometime …

Heartless

Jose Vilson Jose 4 Comments

Kanye West recently got me to thinking about the callous facade men and women take on when not satisfied with matters of the heart. Along …

Lady In My Life

Jose Vilson Jose 7 Comments

Breakneck speeds of immense change Imposing and important questions laid in the musty air Dark wavy strands of black strewn across a librarian / teacher …

One Love

Jose Vilson 6 Comments

I never used to like Valentine’s Day, but now I love it. Then again, it’s probably because I had a date, and have had one …

For She (The Poem)

Jose Vilson 5 Comments

Today, I performed for my kids and they didn’t believe I wrote this myself. Surprise, surprise. Some of you know me from other incarnations on …