Quiet Poetry Lounge : Say Their Names Aloud

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  1. OldSoul

    OldSoul Permanent Black Man PREMIUM MEMBER

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    Say Their Names Aloud

    That is how we claim the power
    That is how we move the world
    Learn to say their names aloud
    Call them up strong and proud

    Learn to say their names aloud
    That is how we claim the power
    Call them up strong and proud
    That is how we move the world

    Call them up strong and proud
    Learn to say their names aloud
    That is how we move the world
    That is how we claim the power

    That is how we move the world
    Call them up strong and proud
    That is how we claim the power
    Learn to say their names aloud

    --09/13/2004--
     
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    deepy going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

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    brilliant...and true...calling names..thanks old soul..
    i know two plays where the end is literally doing that..
    Dorfman's "widows"...call's out the names of the missing men from Chile...
    and it closes with that
    and...Saphire..call's the names of the l02 or more boats that were involved in the middle passage..
    your work reminded me of that...
    fabulous...
     
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    $$RICH$$ Lyon King Admin. STAFF

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    standing ovation !!!!!
    speaking loud & clear calling their NAME freely proudly
    dis was awesome , strong full of depth
     
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    watzinaname Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    Seems like a little thing to do, but it has tremendous meaning and power behind it. Thanks for this oldsoul.
     
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    indeed calling thier names what power
    thank you for the sweet meassage
    as always your work is profound in its on style
    just love it!!!!!

    Peace
    Angel
     
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    another classic drop of Oldsoul feeding knowledge loud
     
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    :hearthis: Shouting to the mountain tops..."ALOUD"

    We not only say it Loud...
    we also, saids it Proud.

    When I call yall names, loud and bold,
    I can feel ya stiring...in my soul

    Forever will you stay on our spiritual rims
    this goes out, to all our past Gems
     
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