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Learned Fear (warning: violent words)
by Mitzi Kay Jackson

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ignorance is no excuss

momma taught me not to take
shit off nobody
momma taught me to speak
the fuck up
momma taught me to not
let niggas disrespect me
momma taught me how to sound off

momma learned me of my past
momma learned me to watch-out
for their white ass
momma learned me to keep
dem niggas close
momma learned me how to sound
mutherfucken off

momma said to always
stand my ground
momma said not to smile...
too much
momma said "speak loud so niggas
don't think your soft"
momma said "baby, don't be afraid
to sound off

and when I did I got twenty-years

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Reviewed by Dwayne Breeden (Reader) 10/5/2003
This made me laugh cuz we know Momma is always right. Listening to others without finding out what is true to yourself will always lead you down a path of self dought and turmoil. So thanks for speaking the &#^ up!!
Reviewed by richard poor 6/16/2003
very good,the dialect,the attitude,and of course, momma's always right!!!
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 6/2/2003

how the hell did i miss this one


damn fine write geez girl ya shook me up with this one


hope it's fiction *twentyfive years*

no wonder we ain't seen you LOL

missed you okay? e-mail me, let me know

((((((HUGS)))))) and love,

karla. :(
Reviewed by ELAINE HAMMOND (Reader) 5/18/2003
Reviewed by Jimmy Holder 5/13/2003
naw - momma was right!
What momma didn't say was --- niggas come in all colors!
A very powerful poetic jewel!
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 5/13/2003
damn, damn, damn, damn, DAMN good write, mitzi! powerful stuff here! :) (((HUGS)))
Reviewed by Trixie Love 5/9/2003
Hi Mitzi,
Nice to see you back
Wow, and with such
a powerful write...

Trixie :)
Reviewed by Trish - The Trickster 5/9/2003
A wonderful, powerful the you I remember ~Trish~
Reviewed by C. Gourlay (Reader) 5/9/2003
you go girl! btw, where have you been? missed your moxy...
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader) 5/9/2003
Oh Mitzi this is so incredibly powerful, left me in awe.
Reviewed by Marilyn Seray 5/8/2003
Damn is right!!! this is one is powerful
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 5/8/2003
You sounded off powerful here...
Reviewed by - - - - - TRASK 5/8/2003

It's True Ignorance (Of Man'sIgnorant Law's
Is No Excuse!

But, . Least You Did Learn To Grow Up__Huh!

Reviewed by Nicole Davis Vergara (Reader) 5/8/2003
WOW, Mitzi now that is somew powerful "speakin' the f*ck up"...most excellant indeed!
Reviewed by Alexander Shaumyan (Reader) 5/8/2003
Damn indeed. Well done!
Reviewed by Woman Words (Reader) 5/8/2003
clear & strong
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 5/8/2003
Lordy. Didn't know where that puppy was going, but it sure is powerful. Well done, Mitzi. I am so glad I took a peek back here. [smiles] Glad to see you posting again, too.
Reviewed by Jeff Alu 5/8/2003
Reviewed by Paul Berube 5/8/2003
double damn.
Reviewed by Josephine Bohen 5/8/2003

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