Madonna’s new video for God Control, from her new Number 1 Billboard 200 album Madame X, was released today. It’s a great example of Madonna’s ability to address important social issues head on, without fear and with great pathos. God Control is about gun control and the epidemic of 150,000 gun deaths a year in […]
My poetry and art book Heartaches has been published! Coming soon for pre-order at Barnes & Noble, Amazon, iBooks, and local booksellers. Check out the book trailer! You can preorder the hardback or ebook here on my site or the publisher site! It will be available to pre-order on Amazon, Barnes & Noble and iBooks […]
My book heartaches will be released in August this year! I’m excited to share this book with you. I wrote this not to be a best seller (since I’m not famous or a noted poet that would never happen), I wrote it to compile 25 years of poetry I have written that represents the various […]
The energy of my own life started to shift towards the end of last year but was somewhat there the entire year as well. I felt that I had this need to express myself that was being stifled but I realized that the one stifling it all of these years has been myself.
I wrote this during a very depressed period of my life. It is one of the many poems in my upcoming collection of my poetry, photography and sketches, heartaches.Thought I would share it. Epilogue by Donovan Lord If I go would I say goodbye?If I go would you even cry?Lie down todaySleep awayDeath knell rings [...]
MID-TERM RECKONING I, Donovan Lord, always vote. It doesn't matter what the purpose of the election is, if I'm eligible to vote, I will. I vote in my local and municipal elections, statewide elections, and national elections. I do this because first of all, it's a right so many have fought for throughout American history, [...]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iUl_QQAj_oA&feature=player_embedded http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQ8xqyoZXCc&feature=player_embedded I first discovered Kacey Musgraves in 2013 with the release of her album Same Trailer Different Park which is an incredibly introspective and beautiful album. My faves are Dandelion, Merry Go Round and of course, Follow Your Arrow. She really came out as a powerhouse in "new country" but she's not even like the [...]