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Kevin Rashid Johnson

jesus

GOD IS? (2022)

 

God is what we do
It includes me and you
The eternity of our deeds
Is determined by serving the needs
Of the planet and the people
Metaphysics doesn’t determine
What is good and evil
What does is the

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Rashid_political_prisoners

PRISON LIVES MATTER (2023)

Prison lives matter
lives shattered
living the American nightmare,
We need support
against the courts
how they warehouse us here.

Razor wire plantations
their inspiration
slave pens of old,
Killing fields
riot armor and shields
if the truth be told…

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tigereyes

TIGER EYES (2023)

 

Tiger eyes
behind them lies
not just vision
but shadows and
visions
indecision
born of loss
pain undeserved
cries kept in reserve
sharp as razor-severed
nerves
her deliverence
nigh
she questions why
it took so long
for this love

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copskid

NO GOOD COPS (2023)

 

the game of
control is old
good cops think they slick
when they’re nothing
but the opposite method
of control from the stick
it’s just a trick
they’re the carrot
the siren’s song
the honey to capture
flies when

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I Can't Breathe

STRANGLED HISTORY (2023)

I Can’t Breathe

 

hidden from history
so few mentions
black bodies hanging
those horrid lynchings

amerika’s fingers
ever pointed abroad
condemnation of other nations
its righteousness a fraud

what crimes more outrageous
what motives more insane
what offenses qualify

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