Black Boy Review

Black – Chroma of Wealth by Tola Ijalusi

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.



I see colours.
deep dust brown
   Colour of Earth
crystal clear
   Colour of aqua
clean white
   Colour of snow
ranging rainbow
   Colour of fire
Colours of the world
I see them all at a sight.
But here is an imbue
a chroma of wealth
deeply spread across Earth
hue of our pride
    of our heritage
    of our land
    of our home
healthy colour of opulence
    my skin colour.

Tola Ijalusi is a Poet, Reviewer and Editor.  His works has appeared on Kalahari Review, Tuck Magazine, The Poet Community, PAROUSIA Magazine and elsewhere. He enjoys Reggae and Country Music. He blogs at www.mrijalusi.wordpress.com.

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