Essays

What Color Is Your Princess?

I didn’t care that my son wanted to be a princess. I just didn’t want him to be a white one.

Forward After the Election

After the 2016 election results came in, I knew I had to move forward, mentally and physically.

Burned

In search of celebration and inner peace on my birthday, I accidentally light my hair on fire.

Ain’t Too Proud to Sing:

Claiming Black Space on the Great White Way

When a white man shushed my mother at a predominantly black Broadway musical, I had to teach him some things.

We Wear Blue for Autism, But Is the Color Really White?

That day we faced racism while celebrating autism.