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Dear Black Girl...

KayBeeMapes
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This is beautiful

LibraSoul96
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Thank u so much sister😊😊😍😍 I appreciate that. When I seen the topic at hand I felt that I need to put my pen to work and give my input on this title. For we are all one in the same and has to except that our skin is beautifully made.

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Being On The Edge

Being On The Edge
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wallyroo92
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Dear Black Girl...

Dear black girl on the 6 o’clock 44 bus,
I still remember you after all this time,
How your “man” got on and sat at the back,
While you struggled with your babies,
He was on his phone talking smack.

Dear black girl, for some reason I felt your strain,
Your sick child asleep in your arms in pain,
Trying to keep the other from moving around the bus,
While the jerk off in the back talked brashly and cussed.

Dear black girl, your silence spoke volumes out loud,
Frustrated with the situation amidst that small crowd,
But you kept your cool, that fool didn’t treat you right,
Because I know after this, you two were going to have a fight.

Dear black girl, I’m sorry for the way this “man” behaved and acted,
The worries you must’ve carried, you looked so distracted,
And when you tried to call him he said “Don’t interrupt I’m on the phone!”
It pissed me off for that disrespectful tone.

Then he told someone else, “I gotta be a man first”
Dick,
That’s the mother of your children,
You are just the worst,

Then I saw some strength somewhere surface within you dear black girl,
You sat a bit more upright like you were about to take on the world,
Your silence was deafening, a resilience so threatening,
As if your courage and fury was about to become unfurled.

Dear black girl, I sat on that bus quietly in admiration,
With those beautiful twins in your arms you had resignation,
And like a picturesque portrait of the sun reflecting on your face,
There was hope in your eyes, filled with faith and grace.

Heaven_sent_Kathy
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KayBeeMapes
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Wow. Such story telling

runaway-mindtrain
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Invocation

 
To hear a bird of happiness melodic theme
Flowing music rhyme into a wedding dream
Nature splashes our new love color scheme,
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Attuning these planes of thought extension
Singing dimension into a spiritual ascension,
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Her circle into my mind of concentric rings
A base of forms, our love across everything,
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We flow in day thru night, our sleeping rite
New creating soul feeling a heart forthright,
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Ain-soph shows our ancient number in key
From a formless dot, all things do proceed,
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Bringing the spirits from union to absolute
Unmanifested desires grow forbidden fruit,
To ride our bird of happiness with no refute...
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CasketSharpe
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A Woman’s Choice

 “Most people cannot comprehend
That a pimp can have a woman as a friend,
 “She don’t always have to be that track star
Bumping and grinding out the backseat of a car,

 “The world’s oldest profession since the beginning of time
And you can impress me without selling behind,
 “Sell your conversation. Use what’s in your head
Without giving head and tearing down the bed,

 “Just because it’s on your ass don’t mean it’s an asset
And that’s something a woman should never forget,
 “Remember knowledge is the ultimate source of power
That’s why I’m collecting pimp dollars by the hour,

 “Pockets constantly fat from the money I collect
Helping the girl upstairs, because she was short on her welfare check,
 “To pay me back I could’ve put her on the stroll
Letting tricks hit that cookie and booty hole,

 “But I convinced her to pursue what she was yearning
Going back to school and complete her learning,
 “Because to me a woman’s more attractive with knowledge
So I fulfilled her wish and sent her to college,

 “Now four years had passed
As I’m watching her graduate at the top of her class,
 “I’m glad she made something of herself
Because anything can be accomplished with a little help,

 “Later we both went out for a bite
With her ending up at my house that night,
 “But before things got hot and erotic
I held back and told her to stop it,

 “She was a little shocked and understood
And from that moment all things were good,
 “Some may say this is strange for a hardcore pimp
But I knew from the beginning we had a special friendship.”
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DijahDidDat
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Beautiful!

KayBeeMapes
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This is vivid. The story, the voice behind it. I'm in love.

CasketSharpe
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Thank you. Had to show a different side of friendship.

Fetchitnow
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This Is Ghetto

As the gangsta dies
On a hot and humid Florida mornin'
A poor grievin' young wife is torn
This is ghetto
And his crew cries
'cause if there's one thing that they don't need
it's another corner boy to bleed
This is ghetto

Society, don't you understand
the hood needs a helping hand
or they'll grow to be all angry young men one day
Take a look at them and me,
are we too black to see,
do we simply shut our mouths
and speak in another way

While the hood rolls
and an inspired young boy with a funny jive
deals on the corner as he collects high fives
This is ghetto

And his crib burns
so he starts to scare the folks with fright
and he teaches how to deal
and he teaches how to bite
This is ghetto

Then one night in conversation
a young rat screams aloud
She buys a toy, steals a heart,
tries for fun, but it won't even start
Then her man tries

As the crew gathers 'round a stupid young hoe
face down in the pillow with a dildo in her snatch
This is ghetto

As the neighbourhood sighs
On a hot and humid Florida mornin'
Another poor grievin' young wife is torn
This is ghetto
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Dear Black Girl

Fetchitnow
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This is Killadelphia

Do you want all those dudes hangin' in front of ya momma's crib?
Keep yo' churrin' off the streets and away from where the big boys fib
I'm the king of hardcore and deserve a whole lot of respect
My girls got a badonkadonk butt, it's so ballerific, it's what I expect
I told her to stay the hell away from my precious new hooptie
She tried to give me the third, but I just waved the no finger and popped her booty.

Pimpin' aren't easy man, it's just that I've got that pimp juice, all the girls be wanting
Art lovin' Landis, was the best damn scratcher & foolin' all the museum high pillows
The women from the hood, come work for me, b'coz they're all the ghettos widows
The jury couldn't charge him, but the so called art experts keep up their taunting
Some have so much ice on their hands, I could do a figure eight on my skates
If he would only paint his own, he would truly be one of this centuries greats.

They told me if I don't pay, they're gonna pop a cap in my ass
Man, I am ass out this month. I ain't got no kinda funds, I be on the nut, like glass
These streets are crazy out here, it's just the way, it's the nature of the street
While the popos and bulls are dancin' like great white sharks
Barbering to us and cuttin' us no slack, be real with me son, damn narcs
But we don't like to look like a punk in front of our boys, that'll be defeat.

Their killing cats for real, all over the hood, where they don't belong
Damn your pimp juice, your game is too strong
He's the drug lord out here, the big boss dog
The rest of his crew are little more than corner boys
We are the ultimate big tymers, me and my son, cruisin' in da fog
My boo be real and we be ballin-outta control with our toys.

The cars windows were so dark, I could've got shot by a gun
All the backstreet junkies now payin' for the big guns on the run
We just heard Boom Boom Boom, we know not to bother
Is he a relative? Yeah man, it's her dead brother
We don't see anything, it's the hoods mentality
Everybody's a curb side lawyer, but when we go to court, we lose that ability.

Man, that chickenhead was booey, I want my 50 bucks back
Chickenheads will always be on the prowl for some easy berry stack
A thug is a way of life, made bad choices, now tryin' to survive
This is Philadelphia, where we won't & don't shake hands to the jive
Last year we were also known as Killadelphia
So go home, breeze and call it a night, without no fear.
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Dear Black Girl

Fetchitnow
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When I Wish Upon A Porn Star

Channelling Nostradamus from the sixteenth century
Did you see what you wrote or did you just dream what we see?
When your prophecies come true, I'll say, Son your on your own
So good luck to you and the brotherhood, once hit by that invisible drone

When I wish upon a porn star
It makes me appreciate who we are
Everything that she'll be requiring
I'll think about you and make it inspiring

The Niggers bitch always seems to wear lingerie that looks a little vulgar
But never ever to slavishly try and imitate her true identity and culture
While those Kardashian dogs dress up, trying to stylise society for a fee
Speaking of canines, where's the poodle named Paris, she had talent, didn't she?

When I wish upon a porn star
It makes me appreciate who we are
Everything that she'll be requiring
I'll think about you and make it inspiring

I wish upon a porn star while screaming up to ones heaven
Most pussycats lives end in nine, but my time was all over within seven
Can I make it all alone on this place they call gods extraordinary rendition?
Or shall I live my life not getting to know oneself and fail at my own audition?

When I wish upon a porn star
It makes me appreciate who we are
Everything that she'll be requiring
I'll think about you and make it inspiring

So get back on that bronco horse and dust off that hat, worn by certain gent
They will forever try and attempt to buck off, you the rider, of this serious event
Forget about the fame and money of the overhyped lives of Hollywood stars
Live within your means and save your silver dimes in your half empty glass jars

When I wish upon a porn star
It makes me appreciate who we are
Everything that she'll be requiring
I'll think about you and make it inspiring

When I wish upon a porn star
My dreams will start becoming the truth by far.
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ok....another one...NOW!!! whoa!! really thoughtful and smooth ...quite the poetic conversation. thank you!!

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