This Black Man Has 10 Things to Say to Black Women
There can be no correct combination of words to truly and accurately describe the black woman. A majestic creature with delicate skin and an iron soul, many a writer, poet, and songwriter have attempted to capture her essence with words and music, but, much like the golden sunrise captured in a photograph, the effort to record and replicate never does the reality justice.
With words like the above, though, Joshua Bennett comes damn near close.
It’s Throwback Thursday, and what a throwback this is indeed.
Take in the bliss-inducing, goose-bumps-giving words of Bennett below in the poem “10 Things I Want To Say To A Black Woman.”
By: Danielle Dixon
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