Gwendolyn Brooks (7 June 1917 – 3 December 2000 / Topeka, Kansas)
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A Bronzeville Mother Loiters in Mississippi. Meanwhile, a Mississippi Mother burns bacon
From the first it had been like a
Ballad. It had the beat inevitable. It had the blood.
A wildness cut up, and tied in little bunches,
Like the four-line stanzas of the ballads she had never quite
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