Lucille Clifton: Poet, Writer, Educator
June 27, 1936 – February 13, 2010
A personal favorite, Clifton was notorious for speaking worlds with very few words. Those few words then multiplied to create an enormous literary blessing.
For that which she shared, I am humbled and grateful.
why some people be mad at me sometimes
they ask me to remember
but they want me to remember
and I keep on remembering