I don't know why I'm surprised.In my head, this was an American issue. Or at least, that's what I told myself. Mostly to keep from being how I am at this current moment in time.Speechless, and…Continue
So I want to touch on a topic that's important to me. I'll attempt to keep it as succinct as possible.I am black. My boyfriend is white/Nicaraguan.Even before we met, I preferred men of other races.…Continue
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Yeah! I have something I'm trying to do for work. Kind of inspired by a forum topic about why black speculative fiction isn't popular. I started getting emails about it recently and it got my brain ticking.
At the large bookstore chain where I work, we do have a few shelves of African American fiction. But they're mostly urban fiction about gangs, or slave narratives. Nothing wrong with either, but my hypothesis is that if you don't have a way of knowing that there's sci fi…Continue