Maya Angelou

(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)

California Prodigal


The eye follows, the land
Slips upward, creases down, forms
The gentle buttocks of a young
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  • Patricia Grantham (6/17/2013 6:58:00 PM)

    Enjoyed this elegant write. Takes me back to
    days of old. Old landmarks of hills, mountains,
    valleys, etc. has all of the markings of things past.
    They can't be erased by the hands of time. An
    inspiring write. (Report) Reply

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