I “came of age” during the Civil Rights Movement (yes, I’m that old!); as a result, Rosa Parks quickly became and remained one of my life-long heroes. My friend and acclaimed poet Doris Washington has written this lovely poem in Rosa’s honor/memory. Enjoy!
As we head into Black History Month in February, honoring those who have in the past (and continue today) made such positive contributions in so many ways, let’s not forget those who gave so much–sometimes their very lives–in the […]