"Mama said I should save my anger to fight injustice. Well, I know what's unjust. The ignorance about AIDS. The shame. The stigma. The silence. The secrets that keep us hiding behind the curtain."globalissuesaids-in-africa, teenreadsmichael-l-printz-award-2012,allanstratton A-Darn great read
"There, perched on the wheelbarrow, was my stork. It craned its neck toward us. ...The stork raised its right foot as if giving us a blessing. Then it arched its back and began to fly, circling the yard three times before disappearing into the night."