Lies are dead things as opposed to the truth which is a living thing. My hope is to raise the living while burying the dead.
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Originally published at lawrencewhitner.com on November 22, 2016.
I Must Live and Not Die
I am staring out my window at the rest of the morning. There are birds enviously singing uncensored prose.
We took the Europeans classical instruments and gave the world Jazz. We took the scraps from the Massah’s table and gave the world soul food. We…