To Anita

walken like the sun u be.
move on even higher.

those who
laugh at yo/color
have not moved
to the blackness we be about

cuz as Curtis Mayfield be sayen
we people be darker than blue
and quite a few
of us be yellow
all soul/shades of

yeah. high/yellow/black/girl
walk yo/black/song
cuz some of us
be hearen yo/sweet/music.

–by Sonia Sanchez

Good morning.

As we try and make it through Hump Day, join us here at JJP.

Drop those links. Engage in debate. Give us trivia and gossip too.

And always, have a peaceful day.

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