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aberjhani's picture
Sep.27.2013
The great Langston Hughes at the typewriter.(photo from the Everett Colledtion)  “We know we are beautiful. And ugly too. The tom-tom cries and the tom-tom laughs.”––Langston Hughes Among the superstars who recently joined late-night television talk show host Arsenio Hall on the set of his...
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Feb.20.2012
I don't consider myself a "Writer" with a capital W. I haven't published anything. I tried at 13 with a poem titled "Evening." I sent it to American Girl magazine. I received a nice rejection letter in return. I wasn't completely discouraged. After all, my favorite heroine,...
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Feb.18.2009
This year, with the election of President Obama, we have more to celebrate than usual. Check out this article about Black History International. It includes Harriet Tubman Harriet Jacobs Rosa Parks  Malcom X African and African American freedom fighters, writers, entertainers and more....