Daily Archives: June 29, 2016

Wealth – Langston Hughes

From Christ to Ghandi Appears this truth- St. Francis of Assisi Proves it, too: Goodness becomes grandeur Surpassing might of kings. Halos of kindness Brighter shine Than crowns of gold, And brighter Than rich diamonds Sparkles  The simple dew Of … Continue reading

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When Sue Wears Red – Langston Hughes 

When Susanna Jones wears red her face is like an ancient cameo Turned brown by the ages. Come with a blast of trumphets, Jesus! When Susanna Jones wears red A queen from some time-dead Egyptian night Walks once again. Blow … Continue reading

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Will V – Day Be Me – Day Too – Langston Hughes

Over There,World War II. Dear Fellow Americans, I write this letter Hoping times will be better When this war Is through. I’m a Tan-skinned Yank Driving a tank. I ask, WILL V-DAY BE ME-DAY, TOO? I wear a U. S. … Continue reading

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