--> "Black Identity" A Poem By Lawal Atiyatullah — Pawners Paper | Pawners Paper

Featured Post

Join Side Hustle To Become An Intern And LEARN SKILLS

"Black Identity" A Poem By Lawal Atiyatullah — Pawners Paper

Black is not just a colour But a symbol of honour Black does not only signify a race But an advantage to set my pace

Photo credit: pexels.com

In "Black Identity", Lawal Atiyatullah, has a story to share to the world with simple words, yet, such that liven the minds and create a new phase for reasoning and undaunted imaginations.

 The poet designate the black race with ornaments of words, and describe them as "a symbol of honour". He represent the black people and ends the poem with lines that makes the readers imagine the words said with their fists punched in the air "For black is not just a colour, But a symbol of victory and honour"

We are glad to share this wonderful poem! 

Black boy




THE BLACK IDENTITY 

Black is not just a colour 
But a symbol of honour 
Black does not only signify a race 
But an advantage to set my pace  

For I am black 
Does not make me stark
Black I am born 
Does not make me dull 

The song of victory 
Dancing on my lips 
I am given birth to 
Strong and healthy with pride and dignity 

I am born to win 
Because I stand for victory 
For black is not just a colour 
But a symbol of victory and honour




BIO

Lawal Atiyatullah is a Nigerian poet and story teller living in Abeokuta the capital of Ogun state. She's currently studying Mathematics education in the university of Ibadan. She's passionate in writing and loves reading poetry collection.






Here is a contest to submit to : Poetry Contest

To submit your poetry, short story(Fiction and Nonfiction), haiku and others to Pawners Paper, Kindly check our guidelines for submission here
We also accept graphic contents like photography, paintings, drawings etc.


To advertise with us and get your product promoted to the right audience, contact us

Subscribe to our newsletter for contest update!

Also Read : Top 20 Haiku Poems



COMMENTS

BLOGGER

Sharing is caring

SUBSCRIBE

Name

African,57,Articles,40,Book Reviews,5,Call for Submission,71,Contest,84,Education,7,Essay Contests,1,Fiction,7,Flash Fiction,3,Freelancing,6,HAIKU,3,Literary Events,5,Literary Magazines,30,Literary News,70,Literature,6,MUSE,4,News,45,Non-Fiction,4,Opportunities,70,Photography,7,Poetry,72,Popular Authors Biographies,3,Publishers weekly,2,Romance,12,Shop Here,3,SHORT STORIES,7,
ltr
item
Pawners Paper: "Black Identity" A Poem By Lawal Atiyatullah — Pawners Paper
"Black Identity" A Poem By Lawal Atiyatullah — Pawners Paper
Black is not just a colour But a symbol of honour Black does not only signify a race But an advantage to set my pace
https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-6WHIFnSab5k/YCdJku-eraI/AAAAAAAAFYU/m3t3CyPaa_A73fvg3Aq3yrgpVvGtIOFKACPcBGAsYHg/w213-h320/pexels-daniel-edeke-1442751%2B%25281%2529.jpg
https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-6WHIFnSab5k/YCdJku-eraI/AAAAAAAAFYU/m3t3CyPaa_A73fvg3Aq3yrgpVvGtIOFKACPcBGAsYHg/s72-w213-c-h320/pexels-daniel-edeke-1442751%2B%25281%2529.jpg
Pawners Paper
https://www.pawnerspaper.com/2021/02/black-identity-poem-by-lawal.html
https://www.pawnerspaper.com/
https://www.pawnerspaper.com/
https://www.pawnerspaper.com/2021/02/black-identity-poem-by-lawal.html
true
7185372628731556906
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share to a social network STEP 2: Click the link on your social network Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy