Babies born below Embrace the world as it comes Be ye slow to judge
Despised is your flesh They love your curves undressed Your voice is despised (Formation)
I knew I had it bad Whirlwind out of my heart Felt the love Lost the love… I missed the days Lost in tomorrow With someone else Lost the love… I looked everywhere Never to find I can’t explain Fortunately You
You are no savage Your young life is worth much more Own the narrative
How did you get here? A sinister plot unfolded at my expense Willie Lynch fantasies left me in suspense Tosses and turns, waves crashed, salty burn death reeks while souls die, stomachs churn Why didn’t you leave? Iron bars and mingled blood have strengthened my ties a sick misplaced love manipulated by lies Intertwined tribes, … Continue reading How did you get here?
Existing in a world surrounded by beautiful noise the voices of youth laugh unfiltered and unashamed faces brown, light brown, high yellow, and bruised all shine with petroleum jelly accentuated by African memories touching, pushing, grabbing we are all on this journey trying to find something to feel such beautiful noise mama's yawn loud and … Continue reading Colorful Journey
Forgivenes escapes these hearts broken by abuse better days await
Dear Dad, this is your son, you know the one that you refuse. Mistakes you made are the price I paid, no love, only the blues. I waited for you throughout my youth, you never made a call. No birthdays, no time, not one lousy dime, I never knew you at all.
These are the signs The signs of a time Where the conscious decipher The truth from prison cells The signs of Christmas time Winter signs Things that go click-click “pow!!!” When supply can’t meet the demand These are the signs The signs of a time Where hungry Black babes Get prison time to satisfy their … Continue reading These are the times