Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

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Tag: Ballad of a Mixed-Race Girl

“What Is She?” by Suzon George

Mimi is a girl who walks up on her toes,
bringing laughter and music wherever she goes.
Her buckwheat honey hair holds a good, sturdy braid,
and each day she must wear something pink—any shade . . .


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