"If you are silent about your pain, they'll kill you and say you enjoyed it." ° -Zora Neale Hurston THISSSS THIS THIS THIS. I want to broadcast this to anyone that's put people down for knowing what was happening in their lives.
10 Times Zora Neale Hurston Showed Off Her Incomparable Badassery
Zora Neale Hurston ♫ "I have the nerve to walk my own way, however hard, in my search for reality, rather than climb upon the rattling wagon of wishful illusions." --- Letter from Zora Neale Hurston to Countee Cullen
Zora Neale Hurston, Writer “Mama exhorted her children at every opportunity to ‘jump at the sun.’ We might not land on the sun, but at least we would get off the ground.” - Dust Tracks on Road by Zora Neale Hurston
studiomuseum: “The New Yorker highlights Carl Van Vechten’s timeless photographs of the African American experience in Harlem. Images: Top: Zora Neale Hurston, 1940 Row two: L: Leontyne Price, 1953 R:.
Zora Neale Hurston, born January 1891 in Notasulga, Alabama and raised in the legendary all-black town of Eatonville, Florida. This rare color photograph of Ms. Hurston was taken by Carl Van Vechten in Photo: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library