Author - Calvin CKerr

Poems

See mi nuh

See mi nohmi die fi go a yard.to feel di dust pon mi footan stain up mi clothes wit de mango juice...

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I Shed One Tear

So I’m watching the childrenPlay in the school yard,Wondering how many will be that happyIn...

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Familiar Shapes

Twisting and shoutingis what they are accustomed to seeNot the family man, doctor, lawyer, Indian...

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Third Ave

The sun risingOver my cornmeal porridgeOn mornings that smell of mornings,While the shadow of...

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The Black Sound

Pitch of the slave boatMoans of people under siege,Beat of the Congo;Plantation melodies.Rhythm of...

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A Passion for Peace

In the time before we thoughtabout each other-there was chaos,mis-aligned thinking-day tripping...

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The Gathering

Here we are once again,Hugging and kissing,embracing folks we only hear about-hearing how much we...