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Both these videos are important. If scary.  Entertain their ideas as the warriors you are.  It is not about… Continue reading

harry and meghan oprah interview 2021-03

Meghan and Harry Talking to Oprah

©2021 by Alice Walker

 

How can you not love this world
Where miracles are happening
all the time.
Indian farmers -thrown off their course by centuries
of British rule – refusing to kill themselves
any longer
and rising instead against
their slaughter
by the greed of their head of state;
And Oprah and Diana
rising to the task… Continue reading

With your great skill, and compassion: Thank you for helping us bear this look in our eyes. ~aw

Con su gran habilidad y compasión: Gracias por ayudarnos a tener esta mirada en nuestros ojos. ~ aw

P.S. Tune in to the vibration of all of us reading Cicely’s book: Just As I Am, at the same time! This life connects itself, no matter what forces… Continue reading

La Respuesta Es Sí. Joe Biden Y Un Clima Diferente

The Answer Is Yes. Joe Biden and a Different Weather

© 2021 by Alice Walker

When I was a child my parents were determined not to raise racists. The whole of black southern culture was with them.  Racism was recognized as a deformity of spirit and soul, as well as a passion that roused in… Continue reading

 
Ma Rainey era una proscrita.Viola Davis in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom Ma-Rainy Alice Walkers Garden

Ma Rainey was an outlaw. Under her mask of makeup and wanton dress, this is how she is played, by Viola Davis, in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.  A double-entendre if ever there was one. Lucky for me, I watched Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom the same week I viewed Tyler Perry’s For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide, When… Continue reading

Abrams, Warnock, Ossoff

“I may not get there with you.”* Voting for Those Who Could Not: Standing With Those Who Know

For Stacy Abrams, Raphael Warnock, and Jon Ossoff

©2020 by Alice Walker

The Promised Land
Is the sound
From the Mountain Top
Of all our ancestors
Cheering us on.
If it is a place,
it is made
both of stubbornness
and soul.
A destination
That always… Continue reading

 Hail Mary, Full of Grace

©2020 by Alice Walker


Hail Mary

Full of Grace

Thank you for demonstrating

How to leave

By opening the door.

Para Votar – Di Te Amo Todos Los Días: Con Tu Boca


Say it to the Pangolin. And the Zimbabwean.  Photo: National Geographic
Dígaselo al Pangolín. Y el Zimbabuense. Foto: National Geographic

 

To Vote –

Say I Love You Every Day:

With Your Mouth
 
©2020 by Alice Walker

You must say aloud
I love you
At least five times
Every day.

You will… Continue reading

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2020  –  October  |  November  | December

 

 

February 08, 2021

Subject: sometimes they are not killed, only made homeless
Pictures credit: Younes Arar 
 
 

 

January 29, 2021

Subject: children murdered and arrested

 

Atallah Rayan 

Killed by Israeli Occupation Soldiers

Atallah-Rayan-17-year-old-shot-dead-palestinian-photo-by-Akram-AbuMadi

17-year-old Palestinian student Atallah Rayan, who was shot dead… Continue reading

Yes, How good to see a public person with their own face. - Mother Continue reading

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