Quilting the Black-Eyed Pea (We’re Going to Mars)

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“Quilting the Black-Eyed Pea (We’re Going to Mars)” from Quilting the Black-Eyed Pea: Poems and Not Quite Poems by Nikki Giovanni. Copyright © 2010 by Nikki Giovanni. Used with permission from the poet.

This poem was originally read in the On Being episode “Soul Food, Sex, and Space.”