‘The Present Condition’ A Poem

cloudsBy Carol Althea Lazarus

I hate it.
I hate to see
All the enmity
That they concoct
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Langston Hughes History of Jazz An Illustrated Children’s Book, 1955

The_First_Book_Of_Jazz_00Prolific poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist Langston Hughes is considered one of the fathers of jazz poetry, a literary art form that emerged in the 1920s and eventually became the foundation for modern hip-hop.

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