The Negro Speaks of Rivers

I’ve known rivers: I’ve known rivers ancient as the world and older than the flow of human blood in human veins. My soul has grown deep like the rivers. I bathed in the Euphrates when dawns were young. I built my hut near the Congo and it lulled me to sleep. I looked upon the … Continue reading The Negro Speaks of Rivers

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P.S. I LOVE YOU

The last time I watched this stupid movie I cried. Tears poured down my face Sobbed like a silly schoolgirl over love lost.     The tears were for pain. Anger for always meeting the wrong one Sadness because no one ever stuck around     The last time I watched this stupid movie I … Continue reading P.S. I LOVE YOU