Performed by Christopher Jean-Francois
“It’s loud and affecting us, but we try to deny it. We try to accept it. We manage. Somehow, we manage.”
Don’t miss this beautiful poem from Christopher Jean-Francois, a Semi-Finalist from the 2020 Button Poetry video contest.
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