The Forgotten

Editor’s Note: This is from one of my statuses on Facebook posted on 9/11/15. I’ve added to it because I feel like there’s a bit more to explore. Enjoy!! On this day in 2001, America was terrorized. People’s lives were lost. Law Enforcement, fire fighters, and first responders died for their fellow Americans. On this…

I Am a Black Man

I am a black man Born into controversy Expected to fail Statistics say I should be dead or in jail I beat the odds Got two degrees “Your skin is the only reason you got these!” Out of college and I got a job “Affirmative Action gave you the nod!” No kids Or baby mommas…