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This is for My Ancestors

A dedication to Martin Luther King, Jr and the ancestors.

Photo by Ricardo Gomez Angel on Unsplash

This is for the ones who took lashes for me
The ones who marched through racial slurs and ugliness for me

This is for the ones who took dog bites and hoses for me in the streets of Birmingham
The ones who sat at lunch counters as spit and hate was layered on like an ugly…




Musings of race, education, and the human condition told thru poetry, short fiction, and essays

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Estacious(Charles White)

Estacious(Charles White)

I am a southern writer and teacher living in the midwest. I focus on education, poetry, and fiction. I am an award-winning playwright.

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