Rico X : Writing

Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures

A Poem by Rico X


Freeverse
Fruition

Fruition

A Poem by Rico X


My skin Limits what People can see From me As the blank Canvas of my Mind Produces a landscape Of pain As the skyline Bleeds Black Blue an..
Exodus

Exodus

A Poem by Rico X


posted 10-06-16 02:03 AM Ashes to ashes Dust to dust My Exodus Is a must As my tears and All of my fears Has caused my Soul to rust Mad b..
Indigenous

Indigenous

A Poem by Rico X


My sojourn started The day I was born And has carried on And moved on Taken a million miles From the Nile Meanwhile Kings and Queens That came..
Notion

Notion

A Poem by Rico X


Lovers Beckon God to Transform Them From she To him From he To them Challenging The notion That he doesn't Make mistakes Yet hearts ..
Nothing Has Changed

Nothing Has Changed

A Poem by Rico X


Half tea and half lemonadeBeing sipped in the shadeDark skin being whippedFor mistakes that God has Made?While injustice flows downThe cracks of blac..
Priceless

Priceless

A Poem by Rico X


A freeverse twist on the hare and the tortoise
Man On Fire

Man On Fire

A Poem by Rico X


At nightThe lightsShine so brightReflecting truthsUpon a world ofLies and deceitWhose truthsAre not self-evidentCause all things areNot equalSee,W..
Righteous Indignation

Righteous Indignation

A Poem by Rico X


A black butterfly flutters its wings Against an indigo sky Only to realize that it will die soon Under the scarlet moon Withou..
Lifetime

Lifetime

A Poem by Rico X


I was a totWhen Martin got shotA senseless crimeOf many to unfoldIn my life timeThe fight for civil rightsShined brightThe day Barack was electedSo ma..