Anita Khelawan

Bronze Star - 2,562 Points (6th March,1990)

My Blackness - Poem by Anita Khelawan

Yes I am black and dats a fact.
To some its just a colour,
I look at it as the history of my ancestor.
As my friend said 'black is about spirit and soul'
Hell yeah its d most precious thing in d world.
So my definition of black...........
I am loving my blackness,
I know I am a 'Nubian Empress'.
So divine, wonderful and kind,
Dis is how I am goin to be for a lifetime.
Apart of dis black dynasty......

Comments about My Blackness by Anita Khelawan

  • Dr.tony Brahmin (2/16/2016 10:45:00 PM)

    Facing the fact without denying. i love the last sentence of determination. l love every part o f my body and i am determined to become great. be determined and you will become great. love yourself as you are and the whole world will love you. God wants you to love yourself because he is the creator and your father who loves you as u are. God bless you dear poetess. tony (Report) Reply

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  • Edward Kofi Louis (2/15/2016 11:18:00 AM)

    That is the Beauty the Creator gave you. Say it Loud! ! Am Black and proud. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (2/8/2016 10:06:00 PM)

    It is great to celebrate you colour in poetic style! well done Trini, (Report) Reply

  • (7/23/2011 4:20:00 PM)

    I love the open-hearted feeling of this! ! Really great poem! Constance Yost (Report) Reply

  • (5/4/2010 4:40:00 PM)

    I love this I love being chocolate myself great poem really all I'd say is don't abbreviate the words actually spell them out it takes away from the poem and meaning but other than that absolutely great thanks and remember. Spread Yourself! ! ! !

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  • Dr.subhendu Kar (5/3/2010 2:46:00 PM)

    So my definition of black...........
    I'm loving my blackness,
    I know I'm a 'Nubian Empress'.
    So divine, wonderful and kind, ...................................passionately introspective yet dapples by humanistic feeling too,10+++, thanks for sharing
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  • (5/3/2010 2:42:00 PM)

    and that is what you shoukd do! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, May 3, 2010

Poem Edited: Monday, July 25, 2011

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