Great-grandma Lavinia Birdsong Lowry

Juneteenth: Great-grandma Lavinia’s day to tell stories, weep, and raise a fist

As Mama told me of our enslaved ancestors, she also made some predictions, and I imagine she is raising a fist now

Every year for Juneteenth, Great-Grandma Lavinia would tell me the same stories.

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