Articles Archive for March 2006

Interviews, Videos »

March 21st, 2006 | 8 Comments | Category: Interviews, Videos

Being active in Hip-hop, which is typically thought of as strictly a “youth culture,” doesn’t age well. Growing up is weird enough as it is, but trying to grow up, stay fly, stay true, and stay striving is downright daunting.
Well, Cage Kennylz has grown up in this culture, and unlike those who look silly rocking the mic into their thirties, Cage is growing up and pulling Hip-hop up with him.

Poems »

March 13th, 2006 | One Comment | Category: Poems

Maybe just a little bit
May be just enough
I’m usually reveling in possibilities that don’t last
But today I was firmly stuck in the past
Knowing and not knowing both yield the same emotion:
A shuddering ambivalence that oscillates between
Wanting to die
And wanting to kill
It’s like rain you can hear falling
But can’t feel on your skin
A thirst you drink to death
But can’t get your fill
You drink like you’re driving
And you drive like you’re drunk
Another steering-wheel sing-along
With the body in the trunk
Maybe just a little bit
May be just enough
Brake-light hesitation
and gunpoint inspiration
Maybe just a little …