Happy Birthday Zora

Zora Neale Hurston born on January 7, 1891, in Notasulga, Alabama, brilliant writer and one my favorite books of hers Their Eyes Were Watching God. “There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” "I was born in a Negro town. I do not mean by that the black back–side of an average town. …

Zora Neale Hurston: Barracoon

I must admit it was not until I was 26 when I discovered Zora Neale Hurston. My first book of hers I read was a birthday present and I am eternally grateful to my friend for this gift. My opinion it should be mandatory to read Zora Neale Hurston in all schools. So when I …