Black and blue figures burst in Guns ready to blast Tear apart my brother’s room and home Whirlwind of chaos and trauma Yet No Weapons Found
They killed my brother Truth may never be known We are Muslims and We are Black That is our crime Even though No Weapons Found
(c) Hedy Tripp January, 2020
About the Author
Hedy Tripp was born in 1948 in Singapore. In her work she discusses early life in Singapore, family history, going to school in Singapore, getting married and divorced, coming to the United States, getting remarried in the United States, moving to Saint Cloud, Minnesota. worries about racism in Saint Cloud, teaching, comparing the educational systems in the United States and Singapore, working for groups such as the National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum , having breast cancer, and calling Minnesota home.