By Celestine Nudanu No man should be silenced with a knee nor with guns, nor with a word. for the freedom to breathe is a...

Fat Tuesday

We went to Nana house 

for Catholic Friday fish and fries,

coleslaw, pound cake

scrumptious, icebox lemon pies.

But my favorite day was Tuesday

when those who were able

could hear my Daddy making love

to Mama at the dining table.