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“It Comes Unadorned” – Toni Morrison August 6, 2019

Filed under: poetry,RIP,tribute — jerzygirl45 @ 8:33 pm
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Hey, Jackie … May 12, 2019

Filed under: Confessional,poetry,Ramblings,Really Bad Navel-Gazing Poetry,RIP,tribute — jerzygirl45 @ 4:11 pm

I usually don’t cry on Mother’s Day …

It’s been … like, 40 years.

But I saw your picture. I mean,

really …

saw it

looked at …

examined …

searched for …

traces of me

who I could be

if you were still here.


I miss you …

Filed under: Confessional,RIP,tribute — jerzygirl45 @ 3:56 pm
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Here’s Lin-Manuel Miranda Reading MLK’s ‘Beyond Vietnam’ Speech in the Church Where King Gave It January 18, 2016

Filed under: birthday,Found Objects,Quotes,RIP,tribute,Videos — jerzygirl45 @ 6:05 pm

In New York City on Monday afternoon, a staggering lineup of performers gathered at Riverside Church in Morningside Heights to pay homage to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The #MLKNow program featured, among others, Chris Rock on fire as James Baldwin, and Hamilton’s Lin-Manuel Miranda reading as King himself.

Source: Here’s Lin-Manuel Miranda Reading MLK’s ‘Beyond Vietnam’ Speech in the Church Where King Gave It


RIP: David Bowie, 1/8/47 – 1/10/16 January 11, 2016

Filed under: Music,RIP,Videos — jerzygirl45 @ 12:31 pm
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The Lonely Death of George Bell – The New York Times October 19, 2015

Each year around 50,000 people die in New York, some alone and unseen. Yet death even in such forlorn form can cause a surprising amount of activity. Sometimes, along the way, a life’s secrets are revealed.

Source: The Lonely Death of George Bell – The New York Times


“Barcelona” – Freddie Mercury and Montserrat Caballe October 9, 2015



Montserrat Caballe at wiki

Official site for Freddie Mercury

Barcelona album at wiki


Happy Birthday, Danitra Vance (7/13/54 – 8/21/94) July 13, 2015



Danitra Vance



Peace and Love July 6, 2015




Happy Birthday, Dali Lama



Happy 80th Birthday, Dalai Lama! 17 Wise Quotes To Change The Way You Think

See the Celebrations for the Dalai Lama’s 80th Birthday

Official website



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