Poem #7: #SayTheirName

Nia- White supremacist wishing she and others like her didn’t exist. Trayvon- Wanted nothing but skittles and tea but instead his life he had to plea. Eric- Police didn’t take selling cigarettes for a joke so they decided he should choke. Sandra-Stopped while going about her day, then killed in jail to be kept out […]

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Poetry #5: “Coexisting Pains”

Violence Just one word but it has so much meaning And causes so much trouble.   Racism Just one word but it has so much meaning And is so hurtful.   Together these words cause pain And right now my black people are suffering.   When will it end? When violence and racism no longer […]

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