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I remember in 1986
a free concert on Clapham Common
when Sade sang.

Later, we raised our voices
in a chorus
to ‘Free Nelson Mandela’. 196 more words



Make a difference today for someone who is fighting for their tomorrow.

Jim Kelly
2018 ESPY’s


Celebrating Suffragettes at Washington Irving’s Sunnyside

While I would be content to sit in an air-conditioned space from late May through the end of September, I know people can’t live that way and remain productive members of society. 620 more words

Notes From A Polite New Yorker

Mark of Greatness

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Greatness  (posted by Susan)
(in honor of Nelson Mandela International Day – 07.18.18)
In your one new poem, use greatness as a theme. 80 more words

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Your greatness is not what you have, it’s what you give.


Nelson Mandela International Day

Let’s paint a picture
of life’s scheme laced with kindness
of spirits buoyed by
patience and humility
Picture this utopia

Let’s take it further
Imagine one who forgives…

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Someone once told me the most Successful job YOU will ever have is being YOU…YOU were born for it, YOU are perfectly equipped for it and YOU will find real fulfillment in being the person YOU are. 173 more words

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