Leonard Dabydeen Poems
- They Call Me Illegal They call me illegal unwanted in the ...
- Loneliness She creeps around my room lulling any sound ...
- A Gifted World
- A Crow's Heart Shadows move among them, amorphous like ...
- As Tears Fall As tears fall upon dehydrated cheeks making ...
- Addicted This cool morning breeze keeps my heart beating ...
- We Will Remember You In many different ways. Forgetting will ...
Canadian - Guyanese born.University education. Freelance creative writer.
Poetry manuscripts submitted in Poetry Contests in Canada & U.S.A. more »
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They Call Me Illegal
They call me illegal
unwanted in the eye
blue as the sky
but only seeing my colour
my dark skin and I
they crimp minds with hate
their souls to flaming rage
and yet on impulse
I smile mischievously
‘cause I am hopeful
I am like falling rain
I run in gutters
I run in trenches
I put a smile on earth
trees and plants
they welcome me.