The aim of Our Black is to create a book comprised of narratives on the Black Experience and the multiplicity of Blackness. The goal of Our Black is to build a collection of narratives that reflect the diverse experiences of Black folk, one which could be used to better understand the complexity, depth, and challenges of Being and living Black.
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Hi, first I want to thank you from the depths of my being for continuing to write. This space (along with counseling) has nursed me back to life from a very dark place. You are able to write the feelings and thoughts that I'm often only able to groan. I feel validated and convicted at the same damn time. I'm in a constant state of self-reflection and deconstructing white supremacist thoughts. My ?: Do you know of a space like this for black men interested in deconstructing thoughts? BM bloggers?
Wow. Thank you. I am glad that your needs are being met through a multi-pronged approach and I wish you the absolute best. And your words of kindness now does for me what you say my writing does for you, so again, thank you. ❤
I would also say to follow these Black men/men of colour on Twitter, as sometimes they engage in critical conversation and some of them guest write at various outlets. Also, I think for some, tweeting is preferred to blogging and it can have the same impact. I mean, a lot of my writing starts as tweets and include tweets, so I’d never discount Twitter in that sense: