A Homegirl Returns to the Ghetto

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781587216916
  • Publisher: Authorhouse
  • Publication date: 1/28/2001
  • Pages: 124
  • Product dimensions: 5.04 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.36 (d)

Table of Contents

A Homegirl Returns To The Ghetto iii
Acknowledgements vii
Table Of Contents ix
Intro xiii
Feminine Blackness 1
I Am A Woman 2
Black Woman 3
Changed Minds 4
Black Girl 5
What We Like 6
The Baby 7
The Nubian Queen 8
Black Beauty 9
Black Beauty 10
Beauty Queen 11
From Tom Boy To Beauty Queen 12
From The Chair 13
Ghetto Glamour 14
It's A Girl Thang 15
Refuse 16
Here And There 17
City Bus 18
The El 19
Train Traveling 20
Plane Traveling 21
The Car 22
Too Grown 23
Motivatin' 25
Change Can't To Can 26
True Or False 27
Heart Attack 28
Fear 29
Driven 30
Why I'm A Diva 31
I Owe 32
I Have 33
Relationless Ships 35
Remembering 36
Understanding 37
White Knight Syndrome 38
Mamas Boy 39
Definition 40
Push And Shove 41
The Wait 42
Shall Not Forget 43
The Breakup 44
Responsibility 45
Golden Rule 46
Creep 47
You 48
Vicious Attacks 49
Drive Me Home 50
Racism 51
Affirmative Action 52
Unbeknownst 53
The Rape 54
Good Ones 55
Junk Food 56
Diana, Princess Of Wales 57
A Death 58
Tupac 59
Always Talking 60
What Goes Around 61
Therapy 62
The Rough Life 63
Nobody Knows 64
Still I Struggle 65
They Don't Understand 66
Superstition 67
Pick 68
Money 69
Suburbs 70
Keepin It Real 71
Home Alone 72
Alone In This World 73
Reign Over 74
We Can 75
Out of Control 79
Sleepless Nights 78
The Gift From God 79
Remote 80
Thinking 81
Fading 82
Disorganization 83
The Wedding 84
Divorce 85
Label Junkie 86
Fasted 87
Peace and Love 91
Smile 90
Peace 91
Shoes 92
Music 93
A Homegirl Returns To The Ghetto 94
Remnants 95
Dear Ancestors 96
God How? 97
Church 98
Unity 99
Child's Eyes 100
Thank You 101
Love 102
So Blessed 103
Against The Wall 104
Tired 105
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