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Fire In My Eyes

Posted by the prisoner's wife On 8:22 PM


i feel like
i've been to church
on the brink of
being visited
holy ghost
delivering a word
from the anointed


i feel like
my favorite emcee
rocked the crowd
boom-bap echoing
the cadence of his voice
exploding into head nods
& a call to action

i feel like
change is possible
if we just
give in
to hope

(c) me, right now.
~~

i wanted to write a post. i have so many...emotions...in my belly. but nothing seems to say enough. nothing speaks louder than the truth.


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6 Response to 'Fire In My Eyes'

  1. Lovebabz Said,
    http://theprisonerswife.blogspot.com/2008/08/fire-in-my-eyes.html?showComment=1219989180000#c7583379775971128036'> Thursday, August 28, 2008 10:53:00 PM

    This is really an amazing time. I feel it in my spirit. It is like I am in the right place at the right time.

    I hope you ane little beloved are well.

     

  2. http://theprisonerswife.blogspot.com/2008/08/fire-in-my-eyes.html?showComment=1220037360000#c1682864198537308287'> Friday, August 29, 2008 12:16:00 PM

    I have yet to see the speech due to me being in class last night and work, but I'm about to watch it on youtube.

     

  3. sista gp Said,
    http://theprisonerswife.blogspot.com/2008/08/fire-in-my-eyes.html?showComment=1220065140000#c3348564272867830517'> Friday, August 29, 2008 7:59:00 PM

    I fell asleep during the middle of the speech. Hope to catch it all this weekend.

    Hope all is well. I plan to get back to writing soon since LIFE is settling down.

     

  4. Christina Said,
    http://theprisonerswife.blogspot.com/2008/08/fire-in-my-eyes.html?showComment=1220123400000#c5365868317406275783'> Saturday, August 30, 2008 12:10:00 PM

    I sat watching with my family and I looked around at them feeling, that a bit of history was being made. I could just imagine a family just like ours( back in the day) sitting around a radio listening and hoping

     

  5. http://theprisonerswife.blogspot.com/2008/08/fire-in-my-eyes.html?showComment=1220137260000#c6353433426480321420'> Saturday, August 30, 2008 4:01:00 PM

    Hey there! {waves}

    This has been quite a week!!

    BLACK POWER! {raised fist}

    Lisa

     

  6. http://theprisonerswife.blogspot.com/2008/08/fire-in-my-eyes.html?showComment=1220296860000#c2650193159390802036'> Monday, September 01, 2008 12:21:00 PM

    love the words and on this day
    phyllis wheatly published her first book i read nthis