Poetry Being Black

Call Me ***Warning: this poem contains harsh language***

Call me

Black

African-American

Or Nigger

 

Call me

Woman

Female

Or Bitch

 

Call me

What you may

I know

What to call me…

 

Strong

Black woman

Strong

African-American female

 

You

Who are afraid

Of my strength

Call me Nigger

 

You

Who are scared

Of my strength

Call me bitch