American Independence Day is Saturday, July 4, 2020. This week’s Care Packages are dedicated to the experiment, the dream, and the challenge that is the United States of America.
Poetry: In Our Late Empire, Love by Malachi Black
drops from upper air,
to the fresh-cut hair
Song In My Head: Mississippi Goddam by Nina Simone
Recipe: Pink Lemonade Cupcakes
Quote: “So let us summon a new spirit of patriotism, of service and responsibility, where each of us resolves to pitch in and work harder and look after not only ourselves but each other.” – Barack Obama
Anywhere But Here: Boston Massacre Site