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Thu, 24.09.2009

FOUR SHEETS TO THE WIND AND A ONE-WAY TICKET TO FRANCE, 1993 by Conrad Kent Rivers.

As a Black Child I was a dreamer
I brought a red scarf and women told me how
Beautiful it looked.

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Thu, 24.09.2009

WATTS by Conrad Kent Rivers.

white man dead
to free the nigger
in his head???
Reprinted by permission of Cora Rivers.

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Poetry Corner

O’ de wurl’ ain’t flat,An’ de wurl’ ain’t roun’,H’it’s one long stripHangin’ up an’ down—Jes’ Souf an’ Norf;Jes’ Norf an’ Souf. —from Ariel Williams Holloway, “Northboun'” , 1926 “NORTHBOUND'” by Ariel Williams Holloway
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