Black Microcosm

Location

Macon Georgia
Cherry St
United States

Sitting alone in thoughts watching blood fall from the leaves at my feet, I see the seeds of strange fruit, calloused feet, kissed by God's sun, no shoes, humming my black man blues of Negro spirituals echoing from my DNA looking upon the slave fields of the NFL and NBA, social slaves of the hate that breeds hate, born to a fate that they cannot escape, living within the beautiful bodies of their sousl that have been raped .....

This poem is about: 
My community
My country
Our world
Poetry Terms Demonstrated: 

Comments

Need to talk?

If you ever need help or support, we trust CrisisTextline.org for people dealing with depression. Text HOME to 741741