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Images of Kin
Images of Kin

Images of Kin by Tony Medina South East Benin mask Face like a road map of kin Brought back from the past Resurrected dignity Flesh of onyx majesty

Anacostia Images
Anacostia Images
Song for Anacostia
Song for Anacostia

Song for Anacostia by Fred Joiner the 94 hums up the rough side of Stanton. open windows blare drums in the pocket, the breakdown of the perfect groove. Washington’s solo view the 90 salsas across town into the forgotten bottom of DC, a car alarm echoing its protest on MLK two porch griots wailing their […]

Anacostia Eintou
Anacostia Eintou

Anacostia Eintou Marlene Hawthrone Thomas God holds angry fistfuls grey clouds over forgotten river bank overflows a sea flecked with white foam flooding black owned sidewalks.

Arms Crossed…
Arms Crossed...

Arms crossed don’t mean/ nothing but arms crossed u dig? -Abdul Ali