A place where poetry meets the heart

Hello! My name is Terrance P. Elmore and I wanted to create a space where I can share some of my thoughts that I’ve put into words. A switch up from the usual content on social media and television these days. A place where everyone can come and enjoy a few delights, leaving satisfied. Welcome to The Brown Sugar Café. Please seat yourself and enjoy!

History in the Making (excerpt)

Black history is American historyin the making every day. Painted on the canvasof a land where wetouched the soiland made it rich. Continuously cultivating and thriving. A culture making influences that reach places where the hues aren’t welcomed. Pain isn’t our only paintbrush.Our canvases aren’t alwayswoven intrauma,suffering,and violence. This excerpt is from a poem featured…

Clues

clues to a betterfuture are in the past we’retrying to forget New podcast episode with Angela Hollowell from Honey & Hustle! Listen here. Let’s stay connected:

She

She wakes me up in the morning with a soft whisper and a kiss on the cheek… “good morning,” she says…”it’s time to start your day.” It’s so sweet and mellow that now I’m contemplating. Should I get up? Or just chill and lay? Ahhh I guess I’ll get up. I go hit the shower…

Passing By

we travel on the same pathconvinced that it’s our lane steadily heading down a roadwithout any deviationcertain that this is the right direction guided by a borrowedand outdated mapwe stay the course never questioning where we are headingor if the roads have changed until the moment when webegin to look around andsee the opportunities thatwe…

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