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From i'm a Black guy
I am a Black man
my historical past written with blood
some candy songs of sorrow
are composed for my soul
and I
can be obvious plowing within the fields
Can be heard
in the evening
In those poems of get together and persistence, Leonard A. Slade Jr. addresses the human have to be attached not just to the actual now, but in addition to the opposite lives and different song we go through in the course of our lives. Slade s specific voice exposes the beauty, the sorrow, and the humor of lifestyles s celebrations and struggles, yet specifically is the significance of affection and the reliance on God and in religion for transcendence. those are poems to assist us to undergo, to develop, and to triumph."

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