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Read Poem: The Decision ft. Caesar D. &RAE B. , by Laye Da Writer

As I sit by the window…. gun in my hand wanting to go to the promise land Father Time told me my time was up and he grabbed my hand Waiting for a nigga to jump aiming straight for a … Continue reading

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Read Poem: TRIPWIRE, by VEDIKA GARODIA

You want a voice, Like your shoelace, Filtered as it passes Through your loops. You want to twist it, Stretch it, Pull it, As hard as you can, And tie it tightly So that it never breathes. But honey, Let … Continue reading

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Read Poem: BOOTS, by Stephon Void

How can we pull ourselves by our own bootstraps if we don’t have a pair of boots? We spent our time trying to make the boots, while one group has them custom made for them. We raise the cattle, tan … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Silence of the Lambs, by Douglas Brayton II

Here I am Here I am Dark as night insides saintly snow white The blight the blight Shake the innards this Wizard of Oz and said cause Tearing eyes dangling jaws A tiger strikes feel the claws Puppies fright kitten … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Halab (Aleppo), by Kashmir Maryam

Wake me up when the skies are silenced, so that I may watch the sun rise through a clear horizon. I wish to see the lavender and clementine rays weaved to adorn the heavens over Arabia. And when you see … Continue reading

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Read Poem: MARKERS IN A ROW, by Anita Marie Mondragon

Markers In A Row I walked among the dead today; I saw their markers in a row… And not a sound was heard at all, Except the wind, whispering soft and low. No talk of tomorrows, Or of things left … Continue reading

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Read Poem: REVENGE TIME by Sahaj Sabharwal

Revenge time has come near, Now, it’s your turn to be in fear. Chance will be allotted to you to try any gear, But no one can stop me to watch your face in tear. Forgiving time is over, Even … Continue reading

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