Tag Archives: Rhode Island Family Literacy Initiative

Only Us

Central Falls I see her here now smiling at the late day sun brightly as all the laughing caramel girls bursting out the bodega doorways onto the sidewalk laughing and oblivious up out of cracked cement dark flowers blow kisses … Continue reading

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Milk

The flute speaks. If I could only pass Through Damascus like the echo. Silk sleeps at her shore, Curves in cries That die before I reach them. Distance falls Like tears. (from The Flute Speaks by ┬áMahmoud Darweesh) **** Sometimes … Continue reading

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Accidents Happen

“A traveler in a foreign land best learns names of people and places, how to express ideas, ways to carry on a conversation by moving around in the culture, participating as fully as he can, making mistakes, saying things half … Continue reading

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