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Angela Khristin Brown

Rookie - 478 Points (January 5,1969 / Meridian, Mississippi)

James Brown


His lungs carried
A 1/2 note
Harmoniously in tune
A symphony of instrument
Defying the sound of rhythm.
A child silenced
Shame
"I'm Black and I'm Proud"
The tears of rage
Words shouted,
Words whispered,
Words sung,
Harmoniously in vision
With what was needed
To be said.

Submitted: Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Topic of this poem: music


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