He who says there is no such thing as an honest man, you may be sure is himself a knave.
Any writer overwhelmingly honest about pleasing himself is almost sure to please others.
I’m sure that you could go back and make a graph showing that all the killings of black males increased in times of economic difficulty. As a matter of fact, a black man was lynched last year.
Now where people are – at least the people I talk to – they are focused on issues of trust. Accountability also comes up, to make sure that this doesn’t happen again.
The sharpest memory of our old-fashioned Christmas eve is my mother’s hand making sure I was settled in bed.
To a poet, it’s quite ruinous to have a poem distorted, out of shape, or squeezed, shall we say, into this tiny screen. But I’m not sure big digital companies are sensitive to the needs of poets.
They would not find me changed from him they knew – only more sure of all I thought was true.
It is a job requirement of U.S. envoys to El Salvador to be skilled in the art of the threat. And Aponte, named ambassador in 2010, is a pro. In particular, she’s been tasked with making sure the former insurgent FMLN, which first won the presidency in 2009 and was reelected in 2014, reconciles itself to neoliberal reality.
That is one good thing about this world… there are always sure to be more springs.