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ERBks: Get your poetry fix today! Five Paul Laurence Dunbar poems -

TOM_in_PHX: Beside the Wright Brothers, Dayton has hometown commodities like: Paul Laurence Dunbar Dave Chappell John Legend Rob Lowe Dan Patrick Martin Sheen Katt Williams Roger Clemens Cris Collinsworth Rob Dyrdek Kirk Herbstreit Edwin C. Moses Jim/John Paxson Mike Schmidt

ECpix: And I deem the stream an emblem fit of human life may go, For I find a mind may sparkle much and yet but shallows show, And a soul may glow with myriad lights and wondrous mysteries, When it only lies a dormant thing and mirrors what it sees. -Paul Laurence Dunbar

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GWCarverNPS: Storytelling Days is 8/23 & 8/24! On Saturday, Paxton Williams will perform “At Mother Dunbar’s Request” as poet, novelist, and playwright of the late 19th & early 20th centuries Paul Laurence Dunbar. Williams will perform on 8/24 at 12:00 pm.

SAXMANSHIP: “ MASQUE “ inspired by Paul Laurence Dunbar poem, “We Wear the Mask”

RaeRenee731: woke up w/Paul Laurence Dunbar’s “We Wear The Mask” poem playing through my head

DKendricksSoul: Happiness is: Reading ""The Party"" by Paul Laurence Dunbar to my momz and her ""getting it"" that poem is FULL of Soulful Joy!!

bijancbayne: Dayton gave us Paul Laurence Dunbar, Sweets Edison, Billy Strayhorn, flight, and more funk/synth bands than any city its size

LadyGatorsGHS: Lady Gators take their first scrimmage of the year 4-2 against a strong Paul Laurence Dunbar! Goals from Anna Drexel (2), Anna Haddock and Callie Strode.

ABC36News: Former student who threatened to "shoot up" Paul Laurence Dunbar High School could go free the same day he is sentenced.

LEX18News: Timothy Felker, the student convicted of making threats toward Paul Laurence Dunbar High School students and purchasing an AR-15 and ammunition , will most likely be released from jail in the coming days.

AljernonBolden: Usually when talking about identity, especially in relation to hiding suffering, I always refer to my favorite poem by Paul Laurence Dunbar

DKendricksSoul: 10 Words I've Learned from Paul Laurence Dunbar this past week: Dilettante Tremulous Manumission Indefatigable Melliflous Alighted Morose Trouncing Appellation Imbibed (P.Dunbar was a beast with the pen)

DoinaBadescu: IMPROMPTU: THE SECRET - by Paul Laurence Dunbar

_DevilBenjamin: In an English Garden By Paul Laurence Dunbar In this old garden, fair, I walk to–day Heart–charmed with all the beauty of the scene: The rich, luxuriant grasses’ cooling green, The wall’s environ, ivy–decked and gray, The waving branches with the ~

Obetchkin: Paul Laurence Dunbar poetry engraved on the ground in downtown Dayton.

ClotildaNow: 'A crust of bread and a corner to sleep in, A minute to smile and an hour to weep in, A pint of joy to a peck of trouble, And never a laugh but the moans come double; And that is life!....' Paul Laurence Dunbar

Steigerworld: Black students at Washington's racially segregated Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, as early as 1899, outscored white students in the District of Columbia schools on citywide tests. Today At Dunbar, 12 % of pupils are proficient in reading, and 5 % are proficient in math.

jmartNYT: And legendary hs basketball program named after a writer: the Paul Laurence Dunbar Poets

sdinvestment: "It was important and go back to slavery and then go forward to Paul Laurence Dunbar and then come into the Harlem Renaissance and Langston and...

kingdom_winds: Scorching heat can overshadow all the glorious things that summer brings. Paul Dunbar recognized the beauty in what the South has to offer in this blazing season. Click the link in bio for the full poem "Summer in the South."

JahnDough7203: Sympathy by Paul Laurence Dunbar.

___inCANdescent: Whew chillay (this is about Paul Laurence Dunbar)

doncaresphila: "Hope is tenacious. It goes on living and working when science has dealt it what should be its deathblow." -Paul Laurence Dunbar

digiot54: A Sailor's Song - Paul Laurence Dunbar

agabus: Step Inside the Home of Paul Laurence Dunbar

HLpublicsafety: Thread on details from day two of the trial for Timothy Felker, accused of making threats against Paul Laurence Dunbar High School.

vhspears: The 2019 National Merit scholarships financed by U.S. colleges and universities included Saiprasad Naidu, a June graduate of Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, who plans to study biology at the University of Cincinnati

DKendricksSoul: ""..... I have to be so keerful ‘Bout my thoughts an’ what I say; Somethin’ might slip out unheeded, ‘Cause it’s hot to–day."" -Paul Laurence Dunbar

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Christina Rossetti Poem
I Planted A Hand
 by Christina Rossetti

I planted a hand
And there came up a palm,
I planted a heart
And there came up balm.

Then I planted a wish,
But there sprang a thorn,
While heaven frowned with thunder

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