I wrote this poem about my favorite park. It’s a big milestone in my life because I went to this park as a child.
Amoya Evans is a high school student in New York City.
This piece was inspired by one of my favorite books, Between the World and Me. Everyone should read this book and these writers.
I awake to my upstairs neighbors yelling and my mom shuffling to get my sister out the door for school. It’s 6:00 a.m. and my mom is shouting my name.