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Let’s play it tougher,

unfair and rude.

My goodness will hide undercoat,

deep and mysterious,

covered by imprecise strictness.

I will be playing from the bad squad. 60 more words



I found a book there

in darkness

amidst the rubble

four poems

heat and woman

strength in struggle

survival songs

I hear the chorus rising

carry on


A broken voice

Where are the stories of heartful voices

With zeal and real open choices

Without someone sticking in their heal

Pushing over a broken keel

Bending over with forceful posture… 100 more words



tonight when she came

on my window sill,

she whispered into my ear,

darlin’ this is just the beginning,

you will have to get

more cuts and scars, … 52 more words


10 Firsts for African-American Women

These women may have been the first to achieve their outstanding and inspirational goals but they have also left us with their incredible legacies.  Let us salute these African-American women not only during Black History Month but also throughout the year and years to come. 464 more words


Tucson Vaquera, Living a Legacy

Honoring the “vaquera or cowgirl” figure was something very important to me.  When doing research on “la vaquera”, it was difficult for me to find a… 1,175 more words

Feet beat

Can you feel what is beneath your feet?
A flowing feeling where your sole and heart meet
A gentle rhythm and a flow
When the blood goes down below… 31 more words