Femi Folami

Femi Folami
United States of America
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Born in the fifties at a time when America was in the midst of it's jim crow era and segregation was at its peak, Femi Folami-Browne was born to parents deeply affected from incidences that occured in the rural south. Her parents, though were brave enough to pull up stakes and move to Miami to help in Henry's Flagler's folly of creating a tropical ...
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1.
Voodoo
She chanted holy words,
my momma did.
And me, listening all
the while from the inside,
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2.
Reciprocity
And I blew you a kiss,
sent it sailing, sent it soaring
on the winds of Oya, to keep
you safe, make you warm.
...
3.
Ahhhhhhhhh
Aminatu cries when she makes love,
while Abena whispers.
And I sit watching, waiting.
I think the sky is falling,
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4.
Reach
Reach into memory,
remember unions,
unspoiled, unbroken...
dry those cleansing crystals,
...
5.
Albert C.
So simple then
to ask that
all that would
be
...

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