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The Shaping of a Boy – Shawn Price

8 Jun

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Shawn The Writer

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From new kicks,
To new friends,
First kiss and fist fights,
Early mornings and late nights,
This is what shapes a boy to stand straight.
From listening to Pops speak,
To hearing pops down the streets,
Learning gang signs and handshakes,
Shaking the hand of your first boss,
This is what shapes a boy to be well rounded.
From Music videos,
To Surreal vision,
Amateur hour and all star weekend,
Being full without homies eatin
This is what shapes a boy to keep moving.
From OutKast
To Wu-Tang
Roasting sessions and lunch cyphers
Hidden talents and talent shows
This is what shapes a boy to stand out.
From Funerals
To Graduation
Becoming “My brother’s keeper” and losing a friend
Getting left alone and finding yourself
This is the shaping of a boy.

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2 Responses to “The Shaping of a Boy – Shawn Price”

  1. Will S. June 10, 2016 at 6:53 pm #

    I’ve always loved Shawn’s writing. Glad he’s published. 🙂

    • Kevin Anglade June 14, 2016 at 5:34 pm #

      Thank you Will! So are we, he’s a tremendous writer, indeed.

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