Renee Gallman Jones

Rookie (01/1965 / Camden, NJ)

Magnificent Black Woman - Poem by Renee Gallman Jones

I am ebony, coca, coffee cream, chocolate and spice. I am a Black Woman a Magnificent Sight.

I create such a stir whatever I do. Attracting stares of astonishment, it’s the distinction of my stride, and the conviction of my voice. I am a Black Woman a Magnificent Choice.

I am Fire, a burning desire to be the best, a single mother achieving ultimate success; Marching to the rhythm of my personal drum. Steadfast as I nurture my children it’s a job that is never entirely done. Oh yeah, I am a Black Woman a Magnificent One.

I am Ice, a craving brilliantly complete curves and angles so smooth and oh so sweet – to experience my love is a rate and special treat. I am a Black Woman a Magnificent Feat.

I am Wind, a breeze tenderly, caressing and embracing each degree of life. In one puff I will cool you on the hottest of nights. Just a draft can motivate, inspire, and enlighten. I am a Black Woman a Magnificent Wife.

I am water, touching every corner of the earth; I am mother but accepted at times as father, teacher and lover. I infiltrate every aspect of life I take on new and different roles each time I give birth. I am a Black Woman The Magnificent Mother Earth.

Comments about Magnificent Black Woman by Renee Gallman Jones

  • (12/31/2005 3:00:00 PM)

    a lovely proclamation of pride
    and all the joy of feeling
    in your own skin
    without worry without sorrow
    feeling strong and poweful
    you stride into the future
    shining and bright
    a fine poem
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, December 31, 2005

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