Some people have jewels in safe deposit boxes. I have a soul in some notebooks.
“How does a black person not get shot in America?”
it’s time for beauty to make her appearance
“The act of writing is a mystical thing,” she continued. “More than the mere marks written upon a page; writing a thing down can actually bring that thing into being. It is already halfway there as soon as your pen touches the page! And understanding? Writing will rain down blessings of understanding and knowledge into your life! I tell you the truth, my little angel, the ballet of the pen is, at times, divine.”