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Welcome Home Brother May 18, 2016

Filed under: What it is — nomisyar @ 07:02

Back to
my roots.

“welcome home brother”
they said,
after the
that never went

after the baboon laughed
and the leopard coughed
and the monkeys peed
up on a tree.

under that huge
black sky.

who was I,
but one
black guy

come home?


But now.

now I know.

and beware all,
I go.

because I have seen my home
and no longer do I see
what you tried make me.

I remember


frightened yet?


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