Audre Lorde

(18 February 1934 – 17 November 1992 / New York City)


Poem by Audre Lorde

Woman power
Black power
Human power
alwasy feeling
my heart beats
as my eyes open
as my hands move
as my mouth speaks

I am
are you


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  • kassie brown (3/12/2020 12:30:00 PM)

    i love audre lorde she speaks the truth i wish we was alive she died so clos to my birthday she died on november 17th my birthday is november 14th(Report)Reply

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  • kassie brown (3/12/2020 12:28:00 PM)

    I really like audre lorde shes awesome and so truthful she makes awesome poetry i wish she was still al(Report)Reply

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  • Dutendra ChamlingDutendra Chamling (11/15/2015 1:00:00 AM)

    It's really wonderful poem.........!(Report)Reply

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  • Sallie Howson (9/11/2005 2:43:00 AM)

    oh yeah..that was good(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, September 11, 2005

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