Black Poetry : A-B-C's (an AfroAmerican Historical Alphabet )

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  1. sraheem2

    sraheem2 Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    -or- the Economy of E-Bonics


    they cAme
    Before
    Columbus &thought
    they Belonged because

    Being born in
    places like Botswana
    Biafra, Bimini &Brazil

    Africans
    Being
    Captured &
    Begging to be Brought
    Back by Boat …

    A
    Bale of
    Cotton left
    Branded as Burglars …

    Bandits & Burdened
    Brought & Bargained
    for by Bigots

    Banished
    by-passed
    Beaten & Broken

    Betrayed & Brutalized
    -- by being black --

    but it … BE'S … that
    way sometime!

    All Black Common Denominators Eventually Find Grievous Homicide Is
    Justified Killing Lasting More Nor Opposing Proper Questioning
    Reasonable Standards Test Underachievers Vicariously When X &Y = Zero

    26 letters in the alphabet …19 out of 41 B-ullets in Diallo's B-ody "How do you spell B-elief?"

    "Class - Diss’- Missed"

    Peace Out
    Saleem
     
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    elayne. Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    mr saleem.


    awww dayum!! :D

    look at you!! ...just doin' the **** thang!!
    this was ooooh-so tyght. & thank you for
    the education... my brotha! :)

    itsallLove. (the aa kind)

    me.
     
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