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Queen of Spies

A poem inspired by: “I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly” & “Harriet the Spy” RIP to the queen of spies (the one who told the truest lies) Most beautiful when she didn’t have her cigarette, Maya, was the kindest person I ever met! The Queen who spied […]

Harlem (a poem by Langston Hughes)

By Langston Hughes What happens to a dream deferred?       Does it dry up       like a raisin in the sun?       Or fester like a sore—       And then run?       Does it stink like rotten meat?       Or crust and sugar over—       like a syrupy sweet?       Maybe it just sags       like a heavy load. […]