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Why Can’t We Be Better Humans?

A “Colours of Love and Barriers” theme published in SETU Magazine poem

Photo by Nicholas Green on Unsplash

I wake up with three strikes
against me every morning;
I’m Black, a woman, and bisexual.
Before I take my first sip of coffee,
or walk my dog or relieve
the pressure my sinuses issue
daily, I am a prisoner
of a wrathful world.



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Tre L. Loadholt

Tre L. Loadholt

I am more than breath & bones. I am nectar in waiting. “You write like a jagged, beautiful dream.” ©Martha Manning •