No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt, This Is My Story 1937 ~ When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die. ~Eleanor Roosevelt, Feb 19,1960 in Eleanor: The Years Alone, 1972
you're \ \ \ so carefully constructed flaunting what you \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ think they want to see \ \ \ a rare yet \ \ \ ordinary concoction of \ exotic and reliable \ likeable, careful, reserved: never known. but when you look in the mirror thousands of…Read more Constructed
you could be heckler harpy or feind; i may lie derelict here but i draw the open sea to me. ~ Kate Gough, March 2015
“The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and all time.” ~ George Bernard Shaw (1856 – 1950)
~Free-Write Response to Toni Morrison's Beloved~ Red. The Hated. Manifestation of Desire. Passion which pulls so many into its pool: helpless, raging, drowning, dying. . . Rememory refusing its offering again and again, finding healing in grey, in brown, in blue, and black, black-and-blue--- Pain: my salvation (long, dark corridor to ressurrection!). Our every carmine…Read more Red.