Black Poetry : Bedtime Story

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Bedtime Story
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As children
we were entertained
by the bedtime story.

I have never outgrown the
desire and sheer joy of a good storyline
whether at bedtime or around a campfire.

Here's one
I’d like to share with you:

Once
upon a time,
there lived a man of color
who fashioned himself a prince
out of a desire to one day become king.

As king,
he hoped to rule
over loving subjects
with whom he could relate.

The first order of business
was to find a suitable mate to wed.
One who thought him worthy of such high ambition.
Someone much like himself, a noble spirit; his queen.

Women of every sort were attracted to this man.
His Blackness a beck and call to feminine desire.
The strong melodic voice of his passionate troubled soul.
Manhood, his signature gesture, permeated a muscular body.

A man’s MAN…
in need of a woman ~


Darryl Abdu Omari
aka 1poetsought :heart:
 
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Oh, but this is unfinished! Good read and awaiting for the Queen!
 

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