Jacob Lawrence, "Life, Death, and Resurrection" (1955)
Jacob Lawrence, Life, Death, and Resurrection (1955)
Can a Game Be Literature?

Mark's Pages

From among the gray-white headstones a thin string dances. Straining, skyward, straining. Direct line, from the hands of a small boy visiting his ancestors to the tail of a happy green kite, weaving to and fro above the treetops, straining, straining, aching for liberation.