My Blackness

by Shayla Day


Does the blackness of my skin intimidate you?
If so tell me what am I supposed to do?
Lower myself so your ego soars?
Decrease my potential to open your doors?
Iím sorry.  Canít do it.  Get out of my way
Iím Black.  Iím proud
And thatís all Iím goní say


My Blackness by Shayla Day

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