CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW?

Autobiography by Duane Parham Can You Hear Me Now? summarizes the author’s journey in life—a life that begins with the endearing whispers of childhood, evolves into the struggles and pains of adolescence and explodes with the musical development, excitement and ecstasy of early […]

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AFRICAN AMERICAN CONTRIBUTIONS

African American contributions have been hidden, lied about and stripped from them since slavery and still prevail today. The minds of blacks were painted as illiterate, untrainable and fit only to do physical labor. Some of those myths ring true in the […]

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CROSSROADS OF FREEDOM

THE CROSSROADS OF FREEDOM: JUSTICE EQUALITY FOR ALL America’s culture is at the crossroads of freedom, justice and equality. What direction will we choose? Will we cling to past and present norms of words without deeds? Will we choose truth without honor, […]

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CONTRIBUTIONS AFRICAN AMERICANS MADE

For centuries, contributions African Americans made were erased from history. any blacks did not know the contributions and whites did not want to know. Today, we all must know even if some do not care to know. History tells who we are […]

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“BECOMING” BY MICHELLE OBAMA

Becoming by Michelle Obama is a great read! It challenges the reader to reflect on the mental machine that makes us who we are. Was it environment or heritage? Education or religion? Race or nationality? I believe it is all of those […]

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AN AMERICAN STORY QUOTES

An American Story Quotes hit at the heart of the attitudes of many Americans today. Centuries of fighting to be seen with dignity and respect has given Blacks an inner strength that is handed down from generation to generation. Equality is an […]

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THE SCHOOL

The School is a short, fiction story that reflects the life of an inner city, black kid who struggles with self identity and respect. Since he has no idea who he is, he strives each day to make sure no one else […]

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A BLACK PANTHER COMMENTARY

Giving the Black Panther Commentary was not an easy task. What could I say for such an astounding movie? The only thing I could think of was, “It was great!” About what?  The “Black Panther Movie”…  What Else?  When a friend of […]

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