A Week in My Skin

By |Empowerment and Triumph, Faith, Family, Featured Stories, Life's a Trip, New York, Reflections, Shared Stories, Tragedy and Loss

Monday, January 4th, 2002 Cranston, Rhode Island I was four the first time I experienced racism. It was a cloudy Monday afternoon. My mom and I stood in a graveyard. I was standing in front of the crowd of my family that surrounded me, clutching my mother’s hand tightly as [...]