Things I Like — 10 Things I Want to Say To A Black Woman – Joshua Barnett

I have a soft spot for young black men with old souls. Joshua Barnett is one.  He brings it in this beautiful tribute to Black women. It can’t be dismissed as a simple call back to the Black Arts movement.  Even the amazing Haki Madhubuti never went as far as last name optional.

In these fractious times where lack and narcissism, polarization and a refusal to extend each other grace rule, Barnett’s words are a balm and an inspiration.



About liftingasweclimb

Mildred Lewis writes and directs for theater, television, film and the web. She's also a full time professor, Christian, activist and troublemaker with a passion to save as much of the world as she can.
This entry was posted in Real Talk, The Art and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s