I work in a library named after Paul Laurence Dunbar, and excerpts of four of his poems adorn the walls above my head at work. I see his name so often that “Dunbar” = “workplace” to me, and I forget about how beautiful of a writer he was. 

I work in a library named after Paul Laurence Dunbar, and excerpts of four of his poems adorn the walls above my head at work. I see his name so often that “Dunbar” = “workplace” to me, and I forget about how beautiful of a writer he was.