Behind Those Eyes

Originally posted on Akingstruth's Blog:
Left Eye- 1986 http://www.nytimes.com/1986/10/13/nyregion/police-detective-slain-his-girlfriend-arrested.html Something about that sound touched my pain…just like when those shots ripped through my grandfather’s frame…learned as a toddler that life wasn’t a game…another black man slain…another black families pain…so many tears that couldn’t be washed away by the rain…the sun can’t bring brightness to…