Black Poetry : Black Blood

Discussion in 'Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On!' started by UL820, Oct 14, 2001.

  1. UL820

    UL820 Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Comes creeping
    Seeking Black Blood
    The salt lickers
    The sun/storm blessed
    The melanin enriched

    Comes creepng
    Seeking Black Blood
    On bayou back roads
    Our urban sidewalks
    The zoot suits/street suits

    Comes creeping
    Seeking Black Blood
    Silence, its walking friend
    Ignorance,its greatest ally
    Death/destruction,its only goal

    Comes creeping
    Seeking Black Blood
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    HYPERTENSION
    High blood pressure
     
  2. baller

    baller Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    thanks for the REALITY CHECK...

    i have a brother who suffers with high blood pressure...who i can't get to STOP DRINKING. pisses a brutha like me off...not being able to get those close to you to see the SELF-DESTRUCTIVE WAYS of their nature.

    THANKS for sharing.
     
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    $$RICH$$ Lyon King Admin. STAFF

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    word this was on point and indeed a reality check
     
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    watzinaname Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    So often it seems that we crave that which slowly kills us. Words to the wise, definitely.
     
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    choclatangel Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Such a wake up call, to all of us.
     
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