'Lorraine Motel' by Colin Hill is Write Out Loud Poem of the Week

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The new Write Out Loud Poem of the Week is ‘Lorraine Motel’ by Colin Hill, about the former motel in Memphis where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated in 1968, which is now part of the National Civil Rights Museum. Colin wrote the poem while on his current road trip around the US “to discover (maybe) the meaning of the American Dream”. His poem concludes with a reference to “this black guy / a taxi driver / who offers to ta...

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