Book Preview: Scars

Ever since she started remembering the sexual abuse she experienced as a child, Kendra has been stalked. Her parents want to pretend that nothing happened–continue the facade of a happy, well-adjusted family unit. To cope with her resurfacing memories, Kendra both cuts herself, something she takes care to hide, and seeks refuge in her art. … More Book Preview: Scars

On If You Come Softly

I read this novel, If You Come Softly, a story about how people from different ethnicities come together and the view of the outside world, and I think about my brothers. And my boy cousins. And all the students I have who have told me that they want to be Black. It’s not something I’ve … More On If You Come Softly