Black American Independence

In The Souls of Black Folk, Du Bois describes “double consciousness” as follows: “It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one’s self through the eyes of others, of measuring one’s soul by the tape of a world that looks on in amused contempt and pity. One ever feels hisContinue reading “Black American Independence”

Quarantine Family Life

Long time, no see. It’s been more than 6 months since I drafted a post for this blog. Yikes! I’ve been living the quarantine life and thank goodness my family has managed to stay healthy. A few months ago, I had a phone conversation with one lovely woman in my life who I love dearly.Continue reading “Quarantine Family Life”