poet Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes

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Easy Boogie

Down in the bass
That steady beat
Walking walking walking
Like marching feet.

Down in the bass
They easy roll,
Rolling like I like it
In my soul.

Riffs, smears, breaks.

Hey, Lawdy Mama!
Do you hear what I said?
Easy like I rock it
In my bed!

Poem Submitted: Saturday, March 27, 2010

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  • somebody else- - (7/21/2019 9:39:00 PM)

    WHY use that computer voice? ? ? ? It really ruins any poem? ?

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  • bob stone (4/16/2018 9:38:00 AM)

    boom boom boom 1011000111000001101001010011

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    egg mac muffins.....................................................

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  • alicea williams (2/14/2018 11:36:00 AM)

    i love this poem it is hella good and i really like it its good and yall need to keep its up

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  • Charles Clay (12/20/2017 8:04:00 PM)

    Easy like i rock it....in my bed...genious

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  • Mohit KatyalMohit Katyal (11/8/2017 1:11:00 PM)

    Its a good piece of art

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  • Subhas Chandra ChakraSubhas Chandra Chakra (10/14/2017 12:39:00 PM)

    Rolling like I like it
    In my soul.

    Riffs, smears, breaks.
    Beautiful.

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  • Tom Billsborough (1/21/2017 1:46:00 AM)

    sort of okay, I guess.

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