Monthly Archives: April 2013

“The Promised Land”

By the Great Tree, Monrovia, Liberia. April the eleventh, 1830. Dear Sir, Fifty-six days at sea with most of our newly-freed black brethren suffering from seasickness, and now that we are in Africa, from the fever. We have lost four … Continue reading

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“Shoes”

I sit on the corner of Broad and Vine my battered basket by my side. I scrutinize the shoes of men who pass by and compare them to those which hang on my feet. Toeless with newspaper hiding the holes … Continue reading

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“Spring”

spring is everywhere two boys ten and eleven murder on their minds (Haiku inspired by “2 boys face murder conspiracy charges“. UPI.com. March 31, 2013.

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