I am from Oakland

Where no one thinks a girl can can make it.

but, every opportunity I get I take it.

Having great people in my life who wants to see me try and do good in school.

Because when I grow up they don’t what to see me be a fool.

Down from the 20s where people stay.

Out till 3 o’clock in the morning and say there life is boring.

With 1 brother and 1 sister and trying to raise them right

I’m trying to make sure they do well in life.

I am from Skyline High

the  school in the hills

and where people sell weed and chips for some bills.

I am from Oakland

 

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  1. Phatima 4 years ago

    nice poem

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