Tag Archives: Robert Hayden

ON THIS DAY: August 4, 2019

August 4th is Single Working Women’s Day * Chocolate Chip Cookie Day Hooray for Kids Day National White Wine Day U.S. Coast Guard Day * ________________________________________ MORE! Hedda Sterne, Robert Hayden and Allison Hedge Coke, click

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A Poem for Fathers’ Day

Those Winter Sundays by Robert Hayden Sundays too my father got up early and put his clothes on in the blueblack cold, then with cracked hands that ached from labor in the weekday weather made banked fires blaze. No one … Continue reading

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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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Word Cloud: BELLTONGUE

by Nona Blyth Cloud A human being is made up of all the experiences of a lifetime — sometimes a few carelessly spoken words, long forgotten by the speaker, can change the course of the hearer’s life forever. I do not know if … Continue reading

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