1. Browngirl, Brownstones – Paule Marshall 2. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn – Betty Smith 3. Segu – Maryse Conde 4. The Secret of Gumbo Grove – Eleanora Tate 5. No Easy Place To Be – Steven Corbin 6. Long Distance Life – Marita Golden 7. Sweet Whispers Brother Rush – Virginia Hamilton 8. Assata [...]
fellowship/publication submissions: 2 fellowship/publication acceptances: 1 fellowship/publication rejections: 4
Secret Shame: I don't feel like it.
chocolate chips chocolate chips all the chocolate chips every one of the chocolate chips
Mantra of the Moment: "Some books are bound tightly for years for reasons. Some books are burned for their own good Love."
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day's troubles are sufficient for that day.
fellowship/publication submissions: 7 fellowship/publication acceptances: 1 fellowship/publication rejections: 4 books: Black Rage - Drs. William H. Grier and Price M. Cobbs Pym - Mat Johnson Secret Shame: I see dumb people. Mantra of the Moment: "Do not thin yourself. Be vast. You do not bring the ocean to a river."
maybe something like but not really mythological--I probably can't judge for myself because I believe in myself (at least my existence) on most days...
Mantra of the Moment: It's your thing.
fellowship/publication submissions: 5 fellowship/publication acceptances: 0 fellowship/publication rejections: 1