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The Pool Player Seven at the Golden ShovelThe lifestyle of many inner city Black youths often leads to death and destruction This destruction can be an internal personal destruction of the individual or it can be the harsh victimization of innocent people The death of inner city urban Black youths is a fact of urban gang life while escape for the lifestyle to most seems impossibleThe lifestyle of many urban inner city Black youths often leads to death and destruction This destruction can be an internal personal destruction or the harsh victimization of innocent people National Section II The death of urban inner city Black youths is a fact of urban gang life that is a close and constant threat National Section III Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks the first Black American poet to receive a Pulitzer Prize Encyclopedia 2000 spent her life writing poems about Black life in the urban inner city Ms Brooks poem We Real Cool The Pool Players Seven at the Golden Shovel Paul 1998 p654 is a brief view of a black urban inner city youths theory on life The poem is an iambic mixed meter short poem made up of four two-line epigrammatic couplets The first line is a quadameter while the second through the seventh lines are trimeters and the last line is a bimeter The rhythm function is emphasized by the use of a masculine element of rhythm as in lines five and six Sing Sin and Thin ginMs Brooks wrote almost entirely about the plight of inner city black youths in American cities Encarta-Brooks 1998 many of her writings was written using Pidgin English also known as Ebonics Landrum 1998 to express the feelings of the speaker In We Real Cool the speaker speaks entirely in Ebonics while using metaphors to symbolize his true meaning Yet through his phrasing the reader is able to understand his plight and feel his painWe Die soon l 9 is an expression
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