poet Amiri Baraka

Amiri Baraka

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  • ??eaa (1/23/2020 9:53:00 AM)

    Φρωφβ ω4ργβ ηυ5ξ νοητή 6ν ώρα 7κμ

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  • Jesus Son (4/8/2019 1:21:00 PM)

    One of the greatest poets of all time very underrated.

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  • Omar Duenas (2/19/2019 2:46:00 PM)

    what did Amiri Baraka do before poetry

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  • CELCIA porter (2/11/2018 10:07:00 AM)

    I think that he is amazing poet that would go around forever.

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Best Poem of Amiri Baraka

Preface to a Twenty Volume Suicide Note

Lately, I've become accustomed to the way
The ground opens up and envelopes me
Each time I go out to walk the dog.
Or the broad edged silly music the wind
Makes when I run for a bus...

Things have come to that.

And now, each night I count the stars.
And each night I get the same number.
And when they will not come to be counted,
I count the holes they leave.

Nobody sings anymore.

And then last night I tiptoed up
To my daughter's room and heard her
Talking to someone, and when I opened
The door, there was no one there...
Only she on ...

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