Jump to content

To be young, gifted, black ... and gay


Recommended Posts

What an astonishing testimonial by this gifted boy. It places poetry right at the heart of the struggle we all face to be human, to be true to ourselves, to make manifest our deepest longings. If there were to be no other explanation of why poetry exists, this would be sufficient evidence.


Link to comment

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...