James Royster

James Royster Poems

1.
Africa

Oh Motherland why do you bleed?
It must be painful to watch a war between
your own seed.
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2.
Identity

How can I smile when 2/3 of me have been
oppressed? Yet I am told to just hold my head
up and do my best.
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3.
Society's Jackass

You carry the burdens that have been placed on you.
Your eyes are blinded thinking what you see is true.

Your direction is controlled by the harness in your mouth.
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4.
The Most Beautiful Thing

I've seen a flower whose petals refuse to fall.
I've seen a woman who looks like a beautiful queen doll.

I've seen the majestic eagle soar across the sky.
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5.
My Blossoming Heart

You complete me, you make me whole,
If I were a puzzle you would be a piece of my soul.

When you’re sad I cry.
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I feel that poetry/spoken word is one of the most beautiful forms of communication. I am a man with too many thoughts and not enough time to express them all.

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