DIFFERENT REALITIES

Sat, 08/20/2022 - 02:59 -- elwhite

In this place I stand

Surrounded by friends

Smiles running through my cheeks

Like a sourceless river

Holding all to heart

 

In my closet I sob

Even when in company

I still see a reality away from them

I am just lonely

 

When black becomes bad

Our heads empty -devoid of reason 

In all reality

We are just lower humans

Here in my reality

All I see is diamonds

The source of their wealth

It's just different reality

 

This poem is about: 
My community
Our world

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