This poem reminded me of Aibileen and of Deborah Spungen. Both women faced her own personal demons, but found strength within themselves to keep moving forward.
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"I am so tired of waiting, Aren’t you, For the world to become good And beautiful and kind?" — Langston Hughes, “Tired”
From The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes, published by Knopf and Vintage Books. Copyright © 1994 by the Estate of Langston Hughes. - See more at: http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMID/15615#sthash.2kRjfFZU.dpuf
Langston Hughes was born 02-01-1902 in joplin missouri he published his first poem in 1921 he attended columbia univirsty but left after 1 year to travel
Langston Hughes. I, too, sing America. Such a powerful poem.
Dream Deferred by Langston Hughes We see this happening every day in America and it is everyone's job to stop it.
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let the rain kiss you...let it sing you to sleep langston hughes I remember staying at Trinity College in Dublin and looking at the lit library, hearing the rain on the cobblestones and listening to the soft breathing of my child asleep.
Democracy. By Langston Hughes We must never forget these words!