This piece was the runner-up piece of writing submitted for the Writing Center's inaugural MLK Day writing contest. Submissions responded to the following prompt:
"Write a poem or short essay (500-word maximum) responding to the quotation below from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s sermon, “Paul's Letter to American Christians,” delivered at his church, Dexter Avenue Baptist Church, in Montgomery, Alabama, on November 4, 1956."
Turpin, Madison, "Writing Contest (Runner-up Piece)" (2019). Martin Luther King Jr. Day. 1.