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Review of Nafissa Thomas-Spires’ Heads of the Colored People

Nafissa Thompson-Spires’ short story collection Heads of the Colored People (2018) is incredibly SMART!! All of the stories are amazing—expertly crafted and honed works of literary genius. Some of them are very clearly connected by the individuals who are their subjects … Continue reading

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Bonus! Review of Well-Read Black Girl and If Beale Street Could Talk

I’ve been thinking a lot about service lately; more specifically, I’ve been thinking about how people serve their communities in ways that ring true to them and are impactful. While there are things that we do that we can easily … Continue reading

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Sheer Good Fortune: a Tribute to Toni Morrison

Since my dear friend sent me this link I’ve been catching it in 20 minute intervals first thing in the morning–for a little inspiration! Enjoy! http://www.unirel.vt.edu/audio_video/2012/10/sheergoodfortune.html  

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