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THE ARETHA FACTOR/Oh Mary Don't You Weep By Penny Meacham
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This is a poem for Aretha. She could sing anything she wanted and play that piano like nobody’s business and was just anointed with talent to spare! She showed us sass in her performances and... More > class in her associations by raising her fist for equality for us all. Thru her music we heard her God and we heard her grit. I am one of many generations of women who strive on because when she sang I listened.< Less
Loving Us - Black Eyed Suzy Thoughts By Penny Meacham
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The poems in this book are found thru out my collection in general but are gathered in this Black Eyed Suzy Thoughts collection specifically for the purpose of celebrating Black people, culture,... More > heritage, elders and ancestors. The hope is that folk will also relate to and feel me within the ups, downs, complexity and simplicity of everyday living - Black. Please enjoy!< Less
LIGHTSKINNED REVENGE!? By Penny Meacham
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As it happens, some years ago I was at a local open mike and I was moved by a poetry offering about how being a dark-skinned woman is so much better than being lightskinned. While I understand the... More > perspective and the need for self-stroking in a color struck hostile land yes initially my pen responded offended. Since that time, I have reviewed my words and while not definitively the last words on the subject I find they are legitimately thought provoking. Consider….let me know what you think. meachampenny@ymail.com - subject: LIGHTSKINNED REVENGE!?< Less
Daughters of Dust & Divinity By Penny Meacham
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This collection is a celebration of the essential resilience of woman in general and show cases African American perspective and sensibilities; in particular. Any woman who has endured any trial,... More > experienced any of the variety of ups, downs and curve balls that life can throw and is still standing is honored thru out these pages. Please enjoy.< Less
Native Daughter - Introducing a Poet By Penny Meacham
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Poetry dedicated to hometown, community, family and extended family to salute a passing culture and way of life for those who remember when the back roads were unknown and the Rabbit Path was full of... More > rabbits, dear, turtles, frogs, skunks and uninterrupted woods. Fleeting are the acres of Long Island Potatoes, cornfields and cows replaced by condos' and construction for strip malls. The hope in this collection is for those unfamiliar with Eastern Long Island to enjoy breathing in the literary sea spray and for those who remember to take hold of it again and carry it inside them forever. Thank you for reading me.< Less
First Lady aka Queen By Penny Meacham
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I was asked to present a poem to encourage First Ladies of a church. My research showed that the position of the First Lady in any church in general is not an easy one. The Wife of a Pastor is in... More > the spotlight just as her Pastor husband with her Christian walk, marriage and in many cases her mothering skills under the constant scrutiny of their (often unforgiving) congregations as well. Yet First Ladies are expected to set standard for all other women in their church - Not an easy job. I hope this poem encourages and please enjoy.< Less

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