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Speak Your Truth

allow your words to define who you are through your actions!
and trust that I see you for you, because we are all trying to reach the same goal,
a perfect place to embrace amongst the multicolor of the rainbow.

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We Are All Kin

By QS You are our sons and daughters Whether we birth you into this world or not That’s what the elders would say to the babies While telling ancient stories around the village cooking pot Our ancestors, when I close my eyes, I see and talk with them Praying when I reach the promised land…

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A Message to the Community: A Letter from Prison

By RW I offer my condolences to the families who have lost loved ones And became victims to the violence I offer my apologies for having been derelict in my duty and responsibility as a man In not being the guardian, educator, and leader my communities needed In order to be vital and life-affirming I…

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Exceeded Doubt

By MR When they said I couldn’t, I did… When they said I wasn’t enough, I became more than what they expected… When they said it was over, I told them this is just the beginning… When they told me I had potential, I showed them absolute greatness… Just when they started to believe, I…

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The Unknown Words of Solitude

By AP They say I should be used to living in a cage Because all my life I have been trapped in pain But if they only knew solitude educated me and kept me from going insane It’s true that I am a product of my community And I continue to pray that one day…

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