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the vine

(for ken saro-wiwa)

i am the vine

truncating the fruits

sapping the life sap of

the buoyant IROKO tree

i am the vine
twirling leaves… 25 more words

POETIC EXPLORATIONS

September 20, 2016

Jonah 4:9 But God said to Jonah, “Do you have a right to be angry about the vine?”
“I do,” he said. “I am angry enough to die.” 686 more words

Christian

Patrice Brown's Clothing is Not Being Judged, her (Black) Body is.

School Spirit

With September in full swing, school season once again graces everyone in America.  The summer, much like that family in the South that visited when you were young, will be a jubilant spirit that vows to hug you next year.   781 more words

Racism

Civic Groups Face Voter Intimidation Efforts In Georgia

Kennesaw State University, part of the Georgia state college system, has begun an offensive attack on local civic groups who are conducting voter registration drives on campus. 516 more words

Politics

How To Suppress Female Characters

With great respect to Joanna Russ

She wasn’t the lead

(but if it’s clear she was)

She was the lead, but she shouldn’t have been… 2,158 more words

Writing

Quote #176

“Suppressing self-expression is the fastest road to insanity.”

~ Victor Enesi

Life

White Lies and Colorful Allibis

Most of us are very aware of the fact that we can spot a load of poo from a mile away. We take pride in the ability to feel when things are not quite right. 923 more words

Society