Langston Hughes

(1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967 / Missouri)

Easy Boogie


Down in the bass
That steady beat
Walking walking walking
Like marching feet.

Down in the bass
They easy roll,
Rolling like I like it
In my soul.

Riffs, smears, breaks.

Hey, Lawdy Mama!
Do you hear what I said?
Easy like I rock it
In my bed!

Submitted: Saturday, March 27, 2010

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