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Repressed (Poem)


Written by: Arose N Daghetto

A voice crying out in the wilderness
Thrice called but never chosen.
Sandy thoughts on a vacant moon,
a dreamweaver passing threads without a shuttle. 141 more words

African American Women Authors

Breathe Into Me (Poem)

Breathe Into Me

Written by: Arose N Daghetto

Breathe into me
high frequencies of possibility
The gift of hope is everything
to a wounded soldier. 228 more words

African American Women Authors

Currently Reading

I’m currently Reading The Beauty That Remains by Ashley Woodfolk.  I purchased this book on Amazon (hardcover) for $11.45.  I have to admit, starting off, I wasn’t enjoying the read because it mainly talks about people who have died tragically and that was a mood killer for me.  44 more words

Jesmyn Ward: Sing, Unburied, Sing

” . . . I mean I mostly write about, you know, poor people, black people, Southerners. And those are the kind of people that make up my community. 501 more words

African American Literature


So I’m only a few months shy of my ten year high school reunion. Yes it’s already been ten years since the Northern Vance High School Class of 2008 has been together. 400 more words

Self Discovery