TGIF! Here’s the Quote for Today!

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The artist must bow to the monster of his own imagination. 

Richard Wright

May 29, 1925: On this day, Richard Wright delivered the valedictorian speech at his ninth grade graduation. His original speech—the one he wrote before the school’s principal interfered—was a criticism of the South’s segregated system of education.

All My Best,
Jill M Roberts

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