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Frank Medina

Notes to Self: The Lost Poems – She’s Gone

BY Frank Medina (@FRANKELITONYC) CALIfornia Dreaming, while I’m in MIAmi napping MUSIC in my ear from the days of ARTISTS RAPPING.. Now KIDS, who never left their room… Claim that they’ve been TRAPPING And the STREETS ain’t been the…

Vampires Have Been Spotted In Washington Heights…

Vampires have invaded the hood. Well, sort of. Vampire in the Heights is a short film currently in pre-production written by Frank Medina and to be directed by Gato Luna. Currently Gato is working on 2 projects: 179th Street…

Young Man Washington Heights

Requiem For A Fallen Soldier

BY Frank Medina (@FRANKELITONYC) I remember that first day in the 1st grade school boy uniform and a low fade… Just there chillin’ really not much to say and then you came like “Hey I’m Idi..want to play” and…

Frankie Medina

Notes to Self: The Lost Poems – Was It All Worth It?

BY Frank Medina (@FRANKELITONYC) You always have a plan but life has another You grew up like family called each other brother Mothers went to high school together got pregnant the same summer Dreaming and scheming were your bread…

Harlem - Wallace Flores

Uptown Poetry: Do You Ever Cry For No Reason?

BY Frank Medina (@FRANKELITONYC) Photography by Wallace Flores (@opus1ny) Do you ever cry for no reason? The only time I have cried.. is for no reason or maybe tears… are from the pain deep within… that precedes them alone…

Notes to Self: The Lost Poems – Little Man

BY Frank Medina (@FRANKELITONYC) I hope I’m always there for you to love you right and care for you and even though you aren’t mine In my heart you always shine Me and your mom had are time.. it…