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BY GEORGIA DOUGLAS JOHNSON
 
Fierce is the conflict—the battle of eyes,

BY MARY JO BANG

Mother, I am bare in a mist-mad forest.

Only the moon shows me love.

BY PETER BRADLEY

Inside the cuckoo clock

he sits in claustrophobic silence

BY LANGSTON HUGHES
Gather quickly
Out of darkness
All the songs you know
And throw them at the sun

By Sonia Sanchez

nothing will keep us young

you know not

young men or women

who spin their youth

BY J.R.R. TOLKIEN; summary by your Power Poetry Team

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