PROMPT: February 21 (1924) African-American poet Langston Hughes gets an advance from his ship’s captain and abandons his job as “messboy” on a freighter ship, disappearing into Holland. He arrives in Paris with seven dollars.
Playing it safe will only get you so far. The greatest rewards often come when attended by the greatest risks, whether geographical, financial, or emotional.
Since time immemorial, I’ve been acting stupid in all senses of the word.. mostly because of ignorance, inexposure (this should be a word) and outright rejection of what happens to be