a Day 1 story.

a Day 1 story.I been pulled over by copsmostly black and whiteN0. mostly white.cops are symptoms white vs. colors, symptomsblack shootings are symptomsthe Truth isColumbus was out to enrichhis personal fortune.Lincoln didn’t give a damnabout a bunch of...

Summer: 2022

Summer: 2022What’s your summergoing to be like?Oh, I’m going to stay in. I’m not so young anymore,can’t afford that COVID shot,and my Insurance won’t cover it.Well, at $800 a shot,and you need all three,not many of us can affordthat, with...

the Real story!

the Real story!Isn’t that what we all want?”I want the Real story”makes me laugh.Stories are afterthe fact of life.Repeat that?Stories are afterthe fact of life.You get that?Every thing thoughtis an after the factmade up story.Now to nowis a...

One way of seeing.

One way of seeing.Who cares?Who really cares?42% of deathsare our elderly folks,potential seeds of wisdom.Black and brown peoplesuffer most fromCovid-19.I am not old,black or brown,so who really cares?Less old, black and brownwill allow our economyto be great...

Stinkin’ thinkin’.

Stinkin’ thinkin’.“Run over to Charlie’sand ask him to give ussome hot dogs, right now.”What did you say?”I gotta repeat myself? This is the fourth of July. We supposed to have hot dogs.””You must have lost your freakin’ mind. The shock...

I wanna see

I wanna seeI wanna see luv uck shonYeah sureI made it upand here is the drift.Luv is a sad happy facemade up any way you want.Luv invites change and givesoptions to follow or not.Luv is a hurricane,the gale forcefeminine energy.Luv is presenceand presents.Luv is hot...

an Ordinary Day

an Ordinary Day.To white folks,aboutan Ordinary Day.They sayGeorge diedon an ordinary day.I saywe all dieon an ordinary day.The difference isyou will die in an ordinary way.George Floydis/was a black manin the U.S. of A.f

a Happy Heart

a Happy Heart You know folks, I have left Vietnam but it has never left me. Imagine boys to men given guns to kill just because . . . I am 21 and want to feel what it feels liketo feel. * Four guns in our battery. Two 8 inches and Two 175’s. Our 175 mm gun is...

Kids.

Kids.We steal some cheap flashlights. I am under the tented cover at night,reading a thrilling, historical Russian novel. It is Sholokhov’s, ‘The Don Flows Home to the Sea’. The Reds and the Whites. His stories charge,flow are sad joy full...

Logic

LogicYou have owned a car for several years,and it has its pluses and minuses,but generally it runs for you.Along comes a person who then says,”I have a much better car for you,and am passing a law that willmake your car illegal to own”.Some of us will...

Birds and Bells

Birds and Bells.The blue birds sing.I imagine the soundsThe door bells ring.I’m hearing are birdsand bells and other things,The blue birds sing.but my psychiatrist saysthe bells and birdsThe door bells ring.and constant ringingand singing in my headThe blue...

a Rant!

a Rant!A short while ago, I observed a discussion about Aunt Jemima, the woman on the syrup and pancake label. I found the different statements and positions about her, worth a few notes. Nature is not either/or, one or the other. Nature IS. Simple as that. IS.Action...

One Play, in 2 Acts

One Play,in 2 Acts.1.We teach your kidsour history of conquest.Many years laterthe planted seedsof shame and blamelive in your daily lives.Poverty is a state of mind delivered to all you colors.Subjugation and dominationhave ruled your defiant roosts,since we landed...

Fill in the blanks.

Fill in the blanks.Mother, Austrian Polish Jewsent to Boston,all her family die in Auschwitz.Mother meets father, black and Native Indian, he says,living in Harlem.Mother and father have a child,me.Born in Sydenham Hospital,Bronx, New York.Father and mother...