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A_Northem

United States

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What's the point of always dreaming, but never work to make it your reality? Take your experiences with you and have a big imagination, because you never know when you want to write a story, your story.
~A. Northem

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A_Northem (United States) published:

Black is the Color of Hate

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2019

Black is the color of hate
So then why was I created this way?
I tried to rub off my skin to see if there was whiteness underneath
But the dull, brown skin stayed.

Black is the color of hate
I’ve grown up to believe I was cursed.
When teams were picked for games at school
The white men were always chosen first.

Black is the color of hate
I hated my thick hair and my wide nose.
I hated...

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