“Say It Loud! I’m Black and I’m Proud!”


A Blast from the Past

Gathered at Duke University in Raleigh/ Durham, N.C. to attend my sister, Marcia’s, graduation. By this time James Brown, Martin Luther King, Jr and others had helped usher us from the age of being ‘colored’ to being ‘Black and Proud’. A new era in African American history had begun

About S.P. Brown

I really enjoy writing stories about my childhood, growing up black. I began writing when I was 7 years old, after being assigned to write an essay by my 2nd grade teacher. The essay was entitled "What I Did Over The Thanksgiving Break". I enjoyed retelling that story so much I've been writing ever since . The essay I wrote for that assignment was The Long Way Home, I hope you enjoy it,
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