It’s Okay to be light skin.
Don’t let this media fool you with its darkness.
It’s okay to be light skin.
Don’t let envy of others bring you down to the point you are not comfortable in your own skin.
It’s okay to be light skin.
You better love who you are.
It’s okay to be light skin with curly and nappy hair.

It’s okay to be light skin.
With your thick hips and nice long legs.
It’s okay to be light skin.
With nice sized tits and lips.
It’s okay to be light skin and still label your self as Black/African American.
It’s okay to be light skin.
You don’t have to be wishing that you were dark skin.
It’s okay to be light skin.

You can have manners with a little hood in you too.
It’s okay to be light skin.
You can still be light and beautiful.
You can still be an awesome cook and be an awesome wife.
Don’t let this media fool you with it’s darkness.
It’s okay to be light skin.
You can still dress professional with a little “sexy” mixed in it too.
It’s okay to be light skin.

Don’t let this media fool you with it’s darkness.
Don’t let this media fool you with it’s stereotypes.
It’s okay to be light skin.
You can still graduate from college with your masters and earn a PHD.
It’s okay to be light skin.
Don’t let this media fool you and tell you that light skin ain’t beautiful.
Light or dark, we still “African American”….
Don’t let this media have you crying and thinking lower of your self.

Haters are the only ones who make you feel this way.
You can still be light skin and stand out.
Let them hate but don’t let them bring you down.
Let them be your motivators.
It’s okay to be light skin.
So what if they say you white.
Embrace it, own it, buy your self a crown and work it.
It’s okay to be light skin with a smile on your face.

Stop looking so mean.
Be an inspiration to your peers and not a down fall.
It’s okay to be light skin.
You are bright, intelligent and smart.
It’s okay to be light skin.
You are not a harlot, you know what you do so don’t let this media fool you.
Like Eminem said “Be Proud Of You Are”….
You are a Queen, step up to thrown and own it.

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