My Life..... My Poem......
My Name: mahogany l. browne
Childhood Ambitions: To be a writer.
First Job: Burger King, WHAT?
Last Purchase: kenji jasper's new memoir: the house on childress street, family guy dvd collection, paper towels and lord of war
Indulgence: starbucks white chocolate mocha w/whipped (low skim milk)
Fondest Memory: hitting the ball to the fence in softball, i think i was in 8th grade... that or performing my first poem (by james weldon johnson) in the 6th grade. oh yea - we won!
Soundtrack: Bill Withers: Use Me or Meshell Ndgecello's Bitter
Wildest Dream: writing my book of whatever at my summer chataeu in Paris
Proudest Moment: amari's birth & when i found out my grandmother was really proud of me
Biggest Challenge: learning the art of solace. raising a woman in this vida loca
Alarm Clock: amari's voice & nickelodeon
Perfect Day: shopping with no foot pain, poetry conversations, laughter & kisses
Favorite Movie: color purple, usual suspects, dirty dancing
My Poem: The Mothers by Gwendolyn Brooks