NYU Black Renaissance Noire Spring 2015 - Page 143

As Daylight Savings Time arrives in March The Crow Moon lingers over downtown Berkeley at 4:15 in the afternoon signaling the end of winter is near and the crows will make their last caws of the season When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie That’s amore I’ll take the moon any way it presents itself to me whether it be the old devil moon the shine on harvest moon the moon over Miami the blue moon or many moons ago or Joy Harjo’s moon as in “what moon drove me to this?” 141 BLACK RENAISSANCE NOIRE Moon, what would we do without you The star that spices up the sky BRN-SPRING-2015.indb 141 3/29/15 11:42 AM