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Cornrows n Quilted Skirts

Cornrows n Quilted Skirts
That part of you that shines
Hair in the wind
A smile to the sky 
Laying down your strife


In a world where I feel disconnect
Dangling from the sky
Hanging on to what I wished upon
Not feeling the light in this dark place
I reach for relief, only to look down …

Blacktop Rivers

I had to leave the point of where I was
Left in the thoughts of hell was pretty rough 
I had taken many roads before that wasn’t too wise, only to end up full circle, what… 

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