April 2016

Blog Archive

Sat, 16.04.2016

The Unfinished Community Building in Black America

Phrases like “It takes a village to raise a child” are often used as a metaphor for old school neighborhoods, how our black ancestors lived, and a romanticized past that many want back. In 2016, sometimes the village/community phrase feels like a cliché for African America. It’s not to say this can’t be done but […]

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New Poem Each Day

Poetry Corner

Deify the room/ space/drive…mass control into love… get medium/brake into high/find mellow/perch there/drift…find her/move/stop… Impress the air cool with love turning over every tremor to find new note/new time to woo... JAZZ by Kenneth A. McClane.
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