Tag Archives: Africa

“Resene Color List Hallucination” (Conceptual Poetry)

(There is no rhyme, reason or subliminal political message intended by this nonsensical musing suggested by Anna at dVerse Poets and inspired by names on the Resene list of paint colors.) My Mellow Yellow tinted eyeballs roll like Rusty Nail … Continue reading

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“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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