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Read in February, 1st time. Langston Hughes Poems: "I, Too" , "Theme for English B" , "Freedom" , "Words like Freedom" , "Visitors to the Black Belt" , "The Weary Blues" , "The Negro Speaks of Rivers."

Langston Hughes' poem is carved into the wall at the African American Museum on the National Mall. His words are a powerful reminder of what it was like to be black in America prior to the civil rights movement. How can you relate to this poem?

Langston Hughes - Dream Deferred

langston hughes, "dream deferred" (JL Note: one of the few *assigned* I vividly remember, and remember being touched by, in high school)

A poem for a friend who loves mountains.

Guardian ian mcewan saturday essay The conjoined twins who would die without medical intervention, a boy who refused blood transfusions on religious grounds. Ian McEwan on the stories from the.

Langston Hughes

A suicide note or death note is a message left behind before a person has committed suicide, or who intends to commit suicide.

make death tremble

Charles Bukowski - We are here to unlearn the teachings of the church, state and our educational system. We are here to drink beer. We are here to kill war. We are here to laugh at the odds and live our lives so well that Death will tremble to take us.

from “New Year’s Day” by Audre Lorde

Photo: gothhabiba: “ cassandragillig: “ from “New Year’s Day” by Audre Lorde ” [I am deliberate and afraid of nothing.] ”

from “New Year’s Day” by Audre Lorde - Grey Warden

it's fancy how we look up at the stars and we talk about how beautiful they really are, even though they are already dead. I guess this just means that the beauty in everything is eternal.

It's funny how we look up at the stars and we talk about how beautiful they are even though they are already dead. I guess this just means that the beauty in everything is eternal// MWK

"Don't forget to appreciate who you are now." Gotta love yourself good and whole, right here in this moment. And now this one. And THIS one. And just keep on loving, all along the path.

No matter where you are in life, celebrate it. It's either a product of your growth or a place that will help you grow. Every season serves a purpose; learn to appreciate wherever you are on your journey. - The truth is, we are all works in progress.

Forward thinking

Life is unpredictable. It changes with the seasons. Even your coldest winter happens for the best of reasons. And though it feels eternal, like all you'll ever do is freeze. I promise spring is coming and with it, brand new leaves. (poem and picture by Er

"There are no happy endings. Endings are the saddest part. So just give me a happy middle, and a very happy start.

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