They say the people could fly. That long ago in Africa some of the people knew magic.
- Virginia Hamilton's The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales

In our time, five sisters travel on a journey to seek the reality of this legend in the lives and dreams of people today. Founded by The Abioto Sisters in 2007, The People Could Fly Project has traveled across the US, to Morocco, Djibouti, Jamaica, and beyond seeking the reality of a people who could fly.
-- The People Could Fly Project, 2009

The People Could Fly Project has been in hiatus since 2009, but will be coming round again.. Find the original blog at

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