Tag Archives: People

Loot

A young man lost his life…to violence The people took to the street to protest, We have the right to march… …to protest …to riot!? To cause destruction!? To loot, to steal…like a thief It beggars belief There must have … Continue reading

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Remembering Katrina

True colours shown When the levees broke The truth remained unknown When the levees broke Racism evident When the levees broke Classism prevalent When the levees broke Blacks left to die When the levees broke The poor asking why When … Continue reading

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Vicious Cycle

Maybe I do have a low ability, But it doesn’t reflect my capability. I’ll never amount to anything, Is that what you want to instil in me? I want you to want me to do well, That’s the only way … Continue reading

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