Uptown Girl: Musings on the Gift/Trauma of a Chicago Childhood.

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Uptown Girl: Musings on the trauma and gift that is a Chicago Childhood. Uptown is a fascinating neighborhood full of history, diversity, and stories of survival. I visit my childhood neighborhood often. However, the Uptown I visit presently isn’t like the Uptown I remember from my childhood. There are streets close […]

Who are Black Folks?

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Who is Black? a poem created out of desperation to be connected to something by ShaRhonda Knott Dawson Say it loud, I’m Black and I’m Proud! But who is Black? Especially, when none of us are the actual color black; we are the color brown. To me: Black folks, are, […]