Black Haiku : aftershocks

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  1. deepy

    deepy going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

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    double chinned crawling
    wading through still forms and mud
    crying for mommy

    billie holiday
    her sound echoing the trees
    some "strange fruit" hanging
     
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    $$RICH$$ Lyon King Admin. STAFF

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    u express it all
    from the foot notes within dis
    what an aftershock
     
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    We need relief too
    The wrath of waves pierced our shores
    Africa cries out
     
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    pain and suffering
    I pray hard for its release
    please help the people
     
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    africa cries out
    screaming twirls into asia
    sobbing aftershocks
     
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    Such disaster reigns
    Could this be the last of days ?
    Only time will tell...
     
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    only time will tell
    growing without mother love
    willows weep for we
     
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    cross da motherland
    the weepin hurt lingers on
    yesteryears today
     
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    deepy going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

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    had to stop back in
    after reading rich's haiku
    slapped me like the wind...

    in all our faces
    rememberances of ships
    sailing cross the sea

    our lives aftershocks
    packed like sardines in the hole
    searching for our roots
     
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    this one is a classic i love the dip of it