POETRY

Assimilation

Death of an identity

field of red tulips, one yellow tulip
Image: Jina Lee on Wikimedia

to prosper
and become successful
the ultimate goals

within a society
that rewards materiality
over character and substance

where one is judged
on merit and hard work
not on skin tone or accent

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Daring to combat colonialism, we are fierce advocates for a Free Puerto Rico.

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Lola Rosario

Poet ~ Cultural Storyteller ~ Editor at Little Love Lines & The Resistance Room ~ https://latrekista.com ~ https://thirdaccent.com

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