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erbc

Updated: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 05:23 am

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Biography

Hey I'm Erin and writing poetry is not only one of my favorite things to do, but has helped me cope with my inner struggles and things around me.

Samples

Womxn Of The Sun I once wanted to scrub the color our of my skin. The pigment my indigenous ancestors passed down to me from generation to generation. I once wanted to bleach my hair and longed for the day where I could finally get a nose job. Anything to erase the features that connected to my people. I once wanted all these things, but now I realize my skin is as rich in color as the fertile soil of the homeland. My hair does not need to be bleached for it is perfect just the way it is. My nose is art crafted by the ones who came before me. I am art. I am a womxn of the sun.

All poems are copyright of the originating author. Permission must be obtained before using or performing others' poems.

Blog entries by erbc

Addicts and Users (28/02/2019)

Dear Mom (28/02/2019)

For Hunter (18/02/2019)

The Giving (17/02/2019)

Life After Love (17/02/2019)

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Jason Bayliss

Thu 21st Feb 2019 23:28

I'm with you on this Frances, wear your unique beauty proudly, and the world is all the more beautiful for it. Love your sample.

J.

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Frances Macaulay Forde

Sun 17th Feb 2019 02:40

My wish for this world is that everyone appreciates how unique and special they are and not want to change to some magazine idea of who they must be. You are beautiful!
Love your introduction and declaration - more should hear.

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