Why you wanna fly Blackbird you ain't ever gonna fly
No place big enough for holding all the tears you're gonna cry
Cause your mama's name was lonely and your daddy's name was Pain
And they call you little sorrow cause you'll never love again -Nina Simone

Southern trees bear strange fruit
Blood on the leaves and blood at the root
Black bodies swinging in the southern breeze
Strange fruit hanging from the poplar trees
-Strange Fruit Billie Holiday

She was like the moon, apart of her was always hidden away
-Dia Reeves

Eleanor was right. She never looked nice. She looked like art, and art wasn't supposed to look nice; it was supposed to make you feel something.
-Rainbow Rowell, Eleanor & Park
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I didn’t understand why authors thanked me for putting there books in my reading list...until it happened to me. I guess it’s just one of those things that you have to experience to understand (for p...
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A Glance (Black Girl Lead)
The determined sprite had a trick played on her gone wrong. This created a single glance from a water dragon...
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