Poetry: Stars by John Warner Smith
New Orleans, a Tuesday, 7:30 A.M.
I’m sipping coffee at a McDonald’s on Canal
when two young black men, early twenties
Song In My Head: Ghetto by India.Arie
Quote: “Just don’t give up what you’re trying to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.” – Ella Fitzgerald
Recipe: Savory Triple-Corn Grits
Anywhere But Here: Po’Shines Cafe De La Soul, Portland, OR