Black or Brown or Colored, Boy?


That black boy,

butter

brown skin,

stuffed pink lips

and coiffed high top

fade,

line on fleek

He rides

on a bright white

bike with two

tiny wheels through

the streets of Capetown.

I wonder,

colored boy

Do you see your blackness?

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