#teachingisthenewblack Summer 2017, #poetry and graphic by #rezarites: It’s hard to show gratitude / When the thanks / Are built on a mountain so high / Made of ascending sediments / Of Distrust / Disdain / And disrespect / Wounds that not only build / Natural monuments / But that harden and mutate / Inside / Like kidney stones / And cancer / But I can because you cared / For me / And massaged my heart…Read more here: http://3amblackpoetryandart.tumblr.com/post/164822290543/teaching-is-the-new-black-summer-2017-by-reza