Small Protest for the Day

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I have decided that, after thirty-seven years of writing (since I was six years old) and fourteen years of being . a professional writer, I would finally say something that’s been on my mind for a really, . really long time: I don’t write about “race.” I don’t consider myself–nor should you– . a “race” […]

Happy 80th Birthday, Professor Toni Morrison

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Thank you to my good, good friend Crystal Wilkinson for reminding me (on Facebook) that today is Toni  Morrison’s 80th birthday. That’s La Morrison on the right, when she had a different name and when she was young–but I can’t say “when” she was beautiful, because she’s still a very pretty lady. Clearly, Certified Dime […]