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    Little sister poem. Be woke.❤️ #ajamonet #poem Found these wings on Sunday just strolling through DC. I’m reaching the part of the program where I’ve got so much good in my life but so much fear. When people ask me what my plans are for when my work permit expires, I kind of want to answer with silence and leave it at that. There’s no plan. There’s no plan for when that happens because something needs to pass in Congress before then. The longer the delay, the higher the chance there will be a lapse in a protected status or a  direct jump into being undocumented. There’s no shame in being undocumented. It’s just a really difficult path. Right now my hope is that people with wings, you know, permanent residents/citizens force their representatives at the state or national level to do something. I feel wingless right now. I mean, I’m entering rooms with sad poems in my mouth. I mean, I may or may not be spending a lot of time crying. I mean, I’ve got a job, poetry, bread, my mother, but no future and it stinking hurts. AND I wish I didn’t have to remind people that this is my reality, but I don’t see any new rages at society other than the regular fighters who have been fighting too too too long.💔 Practing my senses. 
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Drunken Puppeteers

Some men shoot deer for the sake of shaking the silence in the air.

Some men change course and shoot their hate into a woman’s dignity,

these are the men who believe in entitlement to a woman’s body

because there are laws and beliefs set in place

that question her worth and control

that question her sanity and goodness.

Some men like to play God but instead become

drunken puppeteers with fingers that itch

and can trip a grounded woman over,

men like this have bellies full of pebbles

that pull at a woman’s gravity,

forcing her to descend from her pedestal of self-respect.

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