The great poet, author, teacher, and activist Amiri Baraka made his final transition earlier today. May he rest in peace.

“And now each night, I count the stars.And each night I get the same number.And when the stars won’t come to be counted,I count the holes they leave.” ― Amiri Baraka

Photo: Amiri Baraka, Miami Book Fair International, 2007 (Source: Wikipedia)

The great poet, author, teacher, and activist Amiri Baraka made his final transition earlier today. May he rest in peace.

“And now each night, I count the stars.
And each night I get the same number.
And when the stars won’t come to be counted,
I count the holes they leave.” 
― Amiri Baraka

Photo: Amiri Baraka, Miami Book Fair International, 2007 (Source: Wikipedia)