ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

Poetry

Our Pain

Exhaustion from centuries of injustice.

Photo by Zoe VandeWater on Unsplash

My voice.

I don’t need it to be loud.

My vocal projection can be as silent as me and my sibling at the dinner table While one of our family members gossips about the waiter;
“I wish we got the Pinay waitress, why did we get the black guy?”

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Brandon Sarmiento

Brandon Sarmiento

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writing when the mood’s right (2022 update: i now cringe scrolling thru all my old stuff o_O)