When, Where, and Why?

WhenIt seems almost every daySomething happens to people of colorFrom being shot by “mistake”To being accosted on the sidewalkAnd pepper sprayed in your car. In uniformWhereEverywhere in these united states of amerikkkaIn the carOn the streetsIn your own neighborhoodMore things people of color can’t doWhyNo one knows (c)kingpen2021 Books by Mr. Anthony Arnold can be … Continue reading When, Where, and Why?

A Young Man’s Journey

Disrespected One cannot walk in their neighborhood Without being accosted and accused By those self-appointed bigots Violence and stupidity their Forte Who has appointed you to be? Judge and jury Who has given you the right? To decide who walks where And when Reverse the narrative A young man not of color Stopped, and assaulted … Continue reading A Young Man’s Journey

Justice Denied

Breonna Taylor Killed in her home A grand jury with a chance To do the right thing Justice denied Wanton endangerment The charge levied Because the bullets Went into other places But nothing about Breonna Taylor An ex cop charged Two others free All three can go home Breonna cannot Ever again When will it … Continue reading Justice Denied

Blue or Red

What if I told you there there was a remedy For all the sadness and the pain The grief and the sorrow Everything that has gone on Would you believe me? Two little pills. One red, one blue Would change your life Would change the way you think Even though there would be consequences Would … Continue reading Blue or Red

The Colored Entrance

Back before integration Before we could come and go as we please Before we could sit in the main dining room There was something called out The colored entrance You see thanks to Jim Crow We were free but not free Oh sure you can come in here You just can’t come in with the … Continue reading The Colored Entrance

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“TO LIVE AND DIE IN AMERIKKKA” by Anthony Arnold What a unique way to celebrate with me…my fourth published book. When you purchase an autographed copy, you are helping me to complete my next writing project. All orders ships the next day after ordering. Autographed Copies – https://authoranthonyarnold.com/get-y… Paperback – https://amzn.to/36NXSWi Kindle – https://amzn.to/34Tnq1J Continue reading Get Your Autographed Copy