In Honor of Mildred Loving

In Honor of Mildred Loving

In Honor of Mildred Loving   Maybe the saying is true, “once you go Black, you never go back.”  I’m a living example of that truth.  I do know one thing for certain.  When I went, I never came back. I am a white man.  The day I crossed over happened when I was in...
On Being a Chocolate Woman

On Being a Chocolate Woman

On Being A Chocolate Woman   The Backbone of Many The backbone of many; carried on the backs of few is a phrase I hear when I speak with other dark women of color.  Ultimately, we are the ones in the background encouraging, pushing, pulling, building up, lifting...