Tag Archives: Alice Walker

TCS: Et occultatis una bellum est scriptor horror – Veteran’s Day 2018

Good Morning! ___________________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add a … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: February 9, 2018

February 9th is Bagel Day Pizza Day No One Eats Alone Day * Read in the Bathtub Day ____________________________________________ MORE!  Alice Walker, Satchel Paige and Bernard Harris, click

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Word Cloud: DREAM

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD February is Black History Month in the United States. When Martin Luther King Jr. made his famous speech, “I Have a Dream,” in 1963, he wasn’t the first African-American to talk about a dream for a … Continue reading

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Poems for National Black Poetry Day

_____________________________________________ cutting greens by Lucille Clifton curling them around i hold their bodies in obscene embrace thinking of everything but kinship. collards and kale strain against each strange other away from my kissmaking hand and the iron bedpot. the pot … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: February 9, 2017

February 9th is Bagel Day Pizza Day Safer Internet Day Toothache Day Read in the Bathtub Day ___________________________________________________________ MORE! Natsume Sōseki, Brendan Behan and Alice Walker, click

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WORD CLOUD: VISION

by Nona Blyth Cloud Alice Walker (1944 – ) is famous for her novels, especially her third novel, The Color Purple. Since it was first published in 1982, The Color Purple earned the National Book Award  for Fiction and the Pulitzer Prize … Continue reading

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As For Poets

As For Poets by Gary Snyder As for poets The Earth Poets Who write small poems, Need help from no man. The Air Poets Play out the swiftest gales And sometimes loll in the eddies. Poem after poem, Curling back … Continue reading

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