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Ayana Graham, is a public Relations Specialist by day, Pro-Black Womanist by night and a self love advocate who writes and dreams. She wrote this poem inspired by John Coltrane’s “Alabama”

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Birmingham Burning

By Ayana Graham •  I’ve foreseen spirits, visitations of death, fire eating off sheeted breath, Sometimes I see the outline of God’s back turned to me Wretched hands stroke the lynch knot and bear the karma of the lost little girls There was no good outcome, I was born as wood, a lit match splitting … Continue reading Birmingham Burning