Monthly Archives: January 2018

Somebody Died for Us: 


Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK Alice Walkers Garden Remembering Martin Luther King 3

We are the Ones We have been Waiting For

Alice Walker speaking about Martin Luther King, Jr (start time 9:37 to 39.25 end time)

Atlanta, Georgia

Nobel Peace Prize Martin Luther King

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    Ley Es Aquí y Ahora; Quizás Lo Hayas Notado 

    It Is Here Now; Maybe You Have

    Noticed It

    Copyright © 2018 by Alice Walker

    You could always tell
    Where it was going:
    Free thought was always
    Going to be cornered,
    Caught, held captive
    By those
    With Everything
    To hide.
    We are never given
    Anything healthful
    Or truthful
    By those who have
    Traditionally… Continue reading

    Leer esto, Una Leccion: Nunca Vayas Por El Mercado, en español

    Lesson:  Never Wander Into the Marketplace
    After a Silent Retreat.
    Or During.  Which Is What I Just Did.

    Copyright ©2018 by Alice Walker
    Perplexed by signs for “bookstore” and finding none, I wandered once again down the path beside the new community building.  I saw folks going in. I had… Continue reading

    El Poema, ALENTADA POR LOS MILAGROS DE LA VIDA, en Españolmango-tree-alice-walker-post-2018-01-06

    Encouraged by the Miracles of Life

    ©2018 by Alice Walker

    for Rebecca, Tenzin and Rachel

    December 6, 2018

    For instance:
    The wisdom of the mango tree.
    Two years ago
    A hurricane
    Named Patricia
    -The worst storm
    ever to hit Earth
    according to those keeping record
    of relatively recent times-
    Destroyed two mango trees… Continue reading