Sometimes u can have yo A-game up/ready 4 battle. But, life ain’t always about straight hustle & d championship ring. Lock in on lights, camera, action too hard–Life gon throw u a Hard Crossover. Don’t forget d Basics. Stay Focused, Low to the Ground, Feet Moving, & Don’t Fall for Head Fakes.
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Tagged Basketball & The Game of Life 1
Go to a basketball game where the team got win streak going on
line outside the gym– long
go to the same gym next day
Math & Science fair going on
students got to inward be motivated strong
what happen to the long line
we wonder why everybody in the world kick our behind
Math & Science put on the
fast money on everybody’s mind
support the sports star
maybe one day
they buy you a car
support the scientists
maybe one day,
they save your life
these games we playing like rolling dice
game of chances
like playing one in the chamber
pull d trigger,
see how it turn out
never can tell
might get your mind blowed out
that’s the games we play
putting lights, camera, action before whats real
that’s why our behinds always attached to a kick with everyone’s show heel.
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Tagged Sport and Play. Is It Life Changing?
With Nobody in the Gym, Fred Johnson Shoots Jumpers in Ben Hill Rec. Center in Atlanta, GA. Stars are made Not on Game Night, but while everyone else sleeps or do other things. Talent only last but so long. Late 4th Quarter, A few minutes left in the Game, behind 10 points, Legs Tired–Will The Talented 1’s have what it takes to Knockdown the Jumpers to help their Team Win?
Champions are Made in Hard, Dedicated Practice as Fred Johnson is doing here in Ben Hill Rec. Center in Atlanta, GA without a Crowd.
Ben Hill Rec. Center Basketball (March 19, 2014)–Atlanta, GA