This is written and was performed by Jamele Adams at the YES! Conference 2011. One of four pieces he performed that day, his words shook the minds and hearts of all in attendance. We will be posting the other three of his rhymes individually within the next week. Gotta give each their own blog so the power in his words is given the respect they deserve. Check back soon!
Message to the BullyWith your methods You will not win Vesuvian “Savant-Intelligentsians” Comprehend No matter how mean You don’t expect this dream To come back like love To combat love; lost In empty hugs and Shoulder shrugs Cyber slugs and begrudged thugs Love Love Love Like hands out, hearts open Peace pipes can’t reach the same level of smoking The way our fire breathe have lungs open Inhale candle Exhale Roman Inhale Prometheus Exhale Jesus Inhale bully Exhale Willie, Or Jimmy, Lisa, Rosa, Mike, Bartholomew Anyone that resembles unique you
Cool is no comparison to the majesty of the individual
Momma said follow no fool There4 We will not give into slurs We will not join you in saying that to her We won’t use our words to beat him Nor retract from your physical attacks We won’t clown them in gym We won’t back page their Facebook Or sour their glitter on twitter by being bitter
Bully-use of superior strength or influence to intimidate Bully-the act of repeated aggressive behavior to intentionally hurt Bully-a person who is habitually cruel or overbearing, especially to smaller or weaker people
WE ARE NOT SMALL OR WEAKER PEOPLE WE ARE MOUNTAINS OF VARIOUS SIZES
Check our DNA We Do Not Allow Love to not exist-be it ever-present Like timeless birthday gifts
Love-a strong predilection or enthusiasm Love-actions towards others based on compassion Love-ineffable feeling of solicitude toward a person, such as that arising from kinship We are won
October shouldn’t be anti-bullying month It should be the month of self-esteem And then have a calendar of 12 Octobers (know what I mean)
Larry King (murdered by Brandon MacAnary for asking on a date) Eric Mohat (shot himself after someone said shoot yourself, you won’t be missed) Jeremiah Lasater (shot himself in the head and had food thrown at him) Megan Meier (hung herself in her closet after a comp message saying the world would be better without her) Jaheem Herrera ( hung himself in his closet after being called gay, ugly and the Virgin after getting a report card full of A’s and B’s) Justin Aaberg (gay bullying) Phoebe Prince (cyber-bullying) Lance Celina Ty Ernest Kimberly Jon Asher Seth Caleb Jamarcus Brandon Samantha Ashley Alex Billy Harrison Justin Edward Cassidy Alexis Christian Cody Felix Jesse Scott Tyler Raymond Cory Brittany Jeremy Jordan Zach Brendan 34 lost in 2010 due to Bullycide and cyberbullying
Forget money Social security now means protection of your social identity We are the saviors against these learned behaviors Post Traumatic Bullying Disorder Learning to live, with loveless-risks And to those of us suffering with this
We care We need you We see you You are not invisible You are not forgotten You are not alone You can cry Be angry Be unsatisfied Ask why AND WE WILL REPLY WITH THUNDEROUS SOUND LOVE UNIFIED!
Bullying is intimidation, harm and degradation of a human being, their character or the esteem of their spirit by another. Breaking of one’s spirit by another’s pariah of insult and pain. The cure; love.
Jamy publishing (c) October 2011. firstname.lastname@example.org. 917-921-1456