Tag Archives: black

Just Skin Deep?

He called me beautiful. He called me beautiful like it was my name. He called me beautiful like it was my name, but he did not know me. Excuse me sir, I sincerely appreciate the compliment, but I am curious … Continue reading

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To Be Woman and Black

As a woman in this country I must express my sorrow.  Mike Brown. Eric Garner. Trayvon Martin. Freddie Gray. All these men I have marched for. I have held up my hands, I have shouted for their freedom in the … Continue reading

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Such a Loving Relationship…

In my introduction to Social Work class, I watched “The Loving Story.” For those who aren’t familiar with this, it is an HBO documentary about the Loving family. Mr. and Mrs. Loving was an interracial couple from Virginia who were … Continue reading

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