I’m Black!

Styles P proclaimed it in his 2006 song "I'm Black" and James Brown shouted it out in his  1968 song "I'm Black and I'm Proud." Both clarify how I feel these days. It's embarrassing to admit it, but I wasn't always proud to be black, much to my parents' chagrin. I was probably blackest in my middle …

I’m reading for ‘Hey You, Come Back!’ Thursday @ The Crown

Come out and hear me read an excerpt from my story Candy, Lies, & Larceny about being a bad little roach whom my mother (mercifully) did not stomp out for being such a pain in her ass. Writers Naré Navasardyan and Rachael Clifford will be representing as well! Hope to see you there. What: Hey You, Come Back!, a …