Poem from Kahlil Crawford


Spawned from civil war;

cocoa skin, purple crown
and golden jewels emit
tales of persecution,
rebellion, perseverance
and survival.

The classroom is her laboratory – 

emancipating minds from
colonial constructions of

She’s a capitalist…
in the truest sense
of the term –
deflecting greed back
to the hellish pit from
whence it came.

She knows peace…
thru fellowship & service,
a drop in the existential
ocean, moving

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South Asian woman's face. She has reddish curly hair, brown eyes, and pink lipstick.
Dr. Kasthuri Henry

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