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When Mothers of Africa meet for Brunch...

The month of May has three important days that essentially recognize blood, sweat and tears: Workers Day, Mother’s Day and Africa Day. I salute the hardest workers of them all: mothers and mother figures everywhere but especially those on this great continent, who persevere against all odds. 1,096 more words

Africa

Clarity

I cannot say it all started that night
but that is when it became clear: dark,
full, swelling wounds of inobvious origin
bursting their seams, flying upon us all. 155 more words

Poetry

11/29

we long for peace
it seems to surround us
but perhaps
it is only darkness falling
with its uneven temper

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In response to Jennifer Knoblock’s plaintive poem, Winter.

Poetry