The last three years have been difficult for me. I’ve been through alot of transitions and personal issues. Amongst this, I began a creation outlet called Convos In The Park. This creation has also showed some of my deepest character flaws, inconsistency and procrastination. With a majority of my personal issues behind me, I’m now completely committed to continue Convos In The Park and make it grow far past my expectations. With the right team behind me, not only do I plan on bringing more content, my goal for 2018 is to have a physical place for my content, but also a safe haven for burgeoning comedians as well as poets/griots to display their talents and help my second home of Mobile, AL grow. If you want to help or support this movement, send me a message or leave a comment below. I want to grow but I can’t leave my people or my city behind me. #areyouinthatconvoyet #whynot
The Emcee(or MC) is a lot artform in today’s mainstream hip-hop culture. Though there are a few who still carry the torch for lyrics, the radio would have you think otherwise. The craft of writing lyrics is lost and now most people look for catchy hooks or beats they can dance to. I would like to show an example of skilled lyricism and technique that should not go unnoticed. I present to you the 2nd verse from “Emcee” by J-Live.
know why, cuz I’m a
Master of Ceremony
Making a Comeback and
Moving the Crowd with Mad Charisma
Most of y’all Cornballs
Mingle at Concerts
Making a Claim but you know who is the [“MC”]
More Concentration on My Cadence Might Cloud your Mind
Controlling your Movement Capaciously
My Capacity to Massacre Crumbs
and Motivate Change Most Certainly Makes you Consider Me
Champion, Microphone is Consistently
Modelling Candor of Magnificence
see My Conduct is Mute to Cajolery
I Maintain with Clemency and Magnificence
Cunning and Marvelous
Crafty yet Malevolent
To all Cultivators of Mindless Crap
I Really Recognize the Rude Ramblings of those Random Riff Raffs
Cuz they just Rap and I
Notice the focus of using two letters to control most the verse to emphasize the name of the song. Towards the end, he uses the letter R to focus on rappers. The ones who do not possess the skills to be a true MC. Penmanship and lyrics at their finest. What do you think?
While scrolling through my personal timeline, I noticed this first picture making its rounds and all women saying this never happens to me or if it does it only happens once. Twice if I’m lucky. Now I’m not saying that women don’t deserve this kind of treatment. My question is what kind of treatment do men deserve in order for women to receive what’s in the first picture?
I decided to google women pampering men and the only image I can get is the second picture below. Am I the only one who sees something wrong with this? Yes women cook for their man, may have sex with their man, but what else can a man get for treating their woman right besides that? I know I’m ready to get reamed for this but let’s discuss people. I’m prepared for all forms of dialogue on this one.