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Month: September 2020

Being Black stops me from speaking my truths…

Being Black stops me from speaking my truthsFor the fear of rejection or loss Being Black stops me from being me,always trying to fit into their nice quiet box “He might not be the best at his job, but he’ll do”Increased my workload and told me I had to be 100% – “Evel, you’ve got ...

Not Black Enough for Me

T/W mention of paedophilia/ child exploitation “I’m really sorry Rico, this just isn’t working out. I like Black men – real Black men with dreadlocks and tattoos, so I don’t think you’re my type.” I raise an eyebrow. Okay, stop.  No seriously, I’m good.  You can put that small violin anyway now.  This happened to ...