• The poem is in the title if you wanted to read it, thank you for the compliment, much appreciated.

  • I think the original poem is a page from a letter he wrote in jail but I do not know where you can find them, I apologize but thank you for taking the time out of your day to read my poem, I appreciated.

  • Thank you so much you truly made my day, I really worked hard for people to see my message I appreciate you taking the time out of your day to read my poem.

  • In this assignment, we were asked to type a poem. For my poem, I am going to type my blackout poem and put it on Youth Voices. I enjoyed this assignment because it really put my creativity to use. When I read

    • Interesting poem. I would like to see the words that you didn’t black out. You might type it out so we can read it, and keep the wonderful picture.

      • I think the original poem is a page from a letter he wrote in jail but I do not know where you can find them, I apologize but thank you for taking the time out of your day to read my poem, I appreciated.

    • You did a great job on the art aspect of the poem, it was very creative. Type out your poem so we can read it!

    • Black out poetry is my favorite type of poetry. I’m glad to see someone else enjoying it. I think the message that you are trying to convey is extremely important.

      • Thank you so much you truly made my day, I really worked hard for people to see my message I appreciate you taking the time out of your day to read my poem.

    • This is a really good project, you’ve obviously put a lot of thought into it. I like the message behind it, we should all be making a greater effort towards equality. Great job!

    • Dear Mikayla:

      I am excited about your publication, because I would like very much to see, or read this poem. I like that you have a poem that motivates you, that inspires you.

      I think this is exciting because there are many people like you who are inspired by a poem.

      Thanks for your writing. I hope to see what you write next, because I really want to see, or be able to have the opportunity to read that poem that inspires you.

  • Dear Kelly

    Thank you so much for sharing your poetry. A line that stood out to me was “Love grew into a tragedy

    But the ultimate tragedy was their agony.” because it really described most of the relationships i’ve witnessed.

    A connection I made to your poem is how committed some people are because that one person in a relationship might be the…[Read more]

  • Dear Judith

    Thank you so much for sharing your poetry. A line that stood out to me was “Trying to drive out the darkness that surrounds you,

    Trying to close up on you

    Just like all the other borders

    orbiting around you.” because it really described how Trump is separating families and taking away kids.

    A connection I made to your poem was…[Read more]

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