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An Open Letter to My Husband on Our 7th Wedding Anniversary

Bay: You know me well enough to know that I’m not good at putting on a front. Or as we used to say back in the day, “faking the funk.” I feel deeply. And my desire to be authentic and transparent in every area of my life means that those feelings–the ones driven by my… Continue reading An Open Letter to My Husband on Our 7th Wedding Anniversary

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Guest Post by Hilary Beard: Myths and Miseducation about Fatherlessness in the Black Community

I’m so incredibly grateful to have Hilary Beard visit us here on the blog. She is not only phenomenal writer but a powerful voice on issues of race and class.  *** The complaints that so many people have regarding fatherlessness in the Black community–while an issue, for sure–too often omit the impact of interpersonal, institutional, structural… Continue reading Guest Post by Hilary Beard: Myths and Miseducation about Fatherlessness in the Black Community