"the black woman is the most unprotected, unloved woman on earth…she is the only flower on earth…that grows unwatered."
"privileged kids go to counseling, poor kids go to jail."
Masqueraded Closure →
We are just another chapter
bound to become a past tense
third perspective anecdote
spilled like wine
accidentally knocked over white lace
when another person reached for our hand
and we jerked back
we are made of the same impulse
the starry dust…
Lupita Nyong’o for People Magazine’s Most Beautiful