30th May 2017

Collected Poems - Countee Cullen

There is no secret to success except hard work and getting something indefinable which we call 'the breaks.

 

Countee Cullen

 

Harlem Renaissance poet Countee Cullen (born May 30, 1903) did not just write poetry—he also translated Medea from the Greek and wrote an autobiography of his cat titled My Lives and How I Lost Them.