The temperature dropped drastically last night. In fact, when I took Kweli out at 9, it was sleeting. He was not impressed. He walked about 50 feet away from the door and then proceeded to shake his head vigorously for five minutes. My thoughts exactly.
It’s official. I don’t like attitude. Just so everyone knows.
And if more people break up after hearing his poetry, Arnold, who is himself divorced, can relate. The difference between offering your poetry to an audience and offering your heart to someone you desire, he said, is small.
“Whether in writing or in love, it’s a similar gesture,” he said.