POETRY

Colonial Violence

colonial depiction in Puerto Rico, capitalism Coca Cola
Credit: vagabond Beaumont on Flickr

gunshots…
and we grieve
another baby gone too soon

but let them sell

drugs…
they have no future
tomorrow another grave

keep them dependent

lives…
of little worth
generations, cycles of a system

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

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Lola Rosario

Lola Rosario

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

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