of De Witt Williams, whom died in my alley

Since being introduced to her in my English Studies class, Gwendolyn Brooks has been a writer that whom poetry tells so much in the little words that are said. It can be hard for some to picture the imagery right off the bat; still, her storytelling captures reality for the typical African-American growing life. I… Continue reading of De Witt Williams, whom died in my alley

An American Dream Deferred

It can be difficult to define the American Dream, for it can be interpreted in more ways than one. An example may be from the novel "Of Mice and Men", which involved two drifters and partners, George and Lennie, trying to gather enough funds via working place to place to eventually have land of their… Continue reading An American Dream Deferred