The Media List
"Yonder they do not love your flesh. They despise it. They don't love your eyes; they'd just as soon pick em out. No more do they love the skin on your back. Yonder they flay it. And O my people they do not love your hands. Those they only use, tie, bind, chop off and leave empty. Love your hands! Love them. Raise them up and kiss them. Touch others with them, pat them together, stroke them on your face 'cause they don't love that either. You got to love it, you!"
"There's no excuse for the young people not knowing who the heroes and heroines are or were."
"I will not have my life narrowed down. I will not bow down to somebody else's whim or to someone else's ignorance."
you not a noplace anonymous
mister with his hands on you,
he got his hands on
"Any God I ever felt in church I brought in with me."
"I was kind of an invisible girl when I was young."
"The devil never gave a gift for free."
"The master's tools will never dismantle the master's house."
"And I cried… for all of the women who stretched their bodies for civilizations, only to find ruins."
The Color Purple
The Bluest Eye
The Coldest Winter Ever
My Soul to Keep
Wounded in the House of a Friend
Blessing the Boats
All About Love