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Why Use Such Words?

A couple years ago an acquaintance was explaining to me that they had gotten into a heated argument that day with someone. The acquaintance explained that they themself used the n word towards this person who they claimed was being rude, claiming they deserved it for their behavior. This acquaintance of mine happened to be […]

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“Crimson Underneath” by David Harris(Repost)

Two men of two colors, Up in arms, With one another Over the other’s skin.   Yet from their bruised heads Neither one can see Their spilt crimson Is the same shade.   The fight presses on. Both men nearly blind, By their crimson or by rage? Neither man can tell.   Can you?

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My Roles As A Black Man

February is one of my favorite times of the month. No, it isn’t because of Valentine’s Day. I’d pay good money to see Cupid take an arrow to the knee. What I like most about February is it’s celebration of black history. This post is a bit overdue because I wasn’t sure what to talk […]