For the Kids in Oakland Walking Around Believing in Fairytales

“Can you believe that? A kid from Oakland walking around and believing in fairy tales,” Which translates, can you believe there are young minds in urban settings filled with wonder? The answer is Yes! Filmed briefly in Oakland Black Panther, captures that  wonder   That wonder was not ignored when I penned the Tales of…

Why Every Book Made For Our Black Girls Ain’t A Good Book

“Just because the book has a black girl in it, doesn’t mean that the author knows or understands anything about black culture…” kirkwood1692 It’s true! In 2017, the fact of the matter is that being a black girl is undeniably lit. Our public image today spans age, wealth, profession and interests with icons such as Black-ish’s Yara…

Disney Brings Wonder Across Racial Lines

You have to witness it, the wide-eyed wonder verging on tears that will happen if he doesn’t stop blinking to check if it’s real or another of his countless fantasies.  created while experiencing a book, a comic, a television show, movie or role-playing game. His culture accurately depicted his ethnic background so often a footnote…