Comments about Jasmine Hawkins
Where I Am From
I am from diapers, bottles, baby food, and cribs;
Family get-togethers with BBQ ribs;
When it got down to dessert I had first dibs.
The food was finger lickin’ good no need for bibs.
I am from private school and Sunday school too.
Honor roll, bad grades I got few.
Always willing to learn something new,
You never found me with nothing to do.
I am from heating up the house with the oven whenever the heat broke,
And neighborhoods filled with nothing but black folk,
From having a little brother whom to annoy I would poke,
To gettin’ in fights because ...