Lavra (elf_owl) wrote,
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Poetry Thursday - Sonia Sanchez "To P.J."

To P.J. (2 yrs old who sed write

a poem for me in Portland, Oregon)





if i cud ever write a

poem as beautiful as u

little 2/yr/old/brotha,

I wud laugh, jump, leap

up and touch the stars

cuz u be the poem i try for

each time i pick up a pen and paper.

u. and Morani and Mungu

be our blue/blk/stars that

will shine on our lives and

makes us finally BE.

if i cud ever write a poem as beautiful

as u, little 2/yr/old/brotha,

poetry wud go out of bizness.
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