Poem: Burden


I do

bear the burden

of sin

When you

enslaved

destroyed

and

displaced

impoverished

and

murdered

robbed

and

lied

cheated

It is the

shame

of my skin

and

duty

of my soul

to

rectify

 

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2 thoughts on “Poem: Burden

  1. I have been thinking of how I feel about this piece. Your words always inspire me to reach and discover. What I have landed on is that I both agree and disagree with these thoughts. I I am still putting together the reasons for myself….

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