Harlem: A Poem by Walter Dean Myers Harlem is a poem about African American history and culture in the U.S. It provides readers with information about major events and contributions of African Americans, with emphasis on the Harlem Renaissance.
Confession of a mask “Abruptly he thrust his snow-drenched leather gloves against my cheeks. I dodged. A raw carnal feeling blazed up within me, branding my cheeks. I felt myself staring at him with crystal clear eyes... From that time on I was in love with Omi.” ― Yukio Mishima, Confessions of a Mask