An Excerpt from My Memoir: “It’s Summer Somewhere: Seasons in a Life with Mental Illness Through Diaries, Essays, & Poems”

  Sanity is an inside joke, and I’m on the outside looking in. I learned early on that you can’t be both black and crazy in this world and expect to live a “normal life”. Both carry too much weight and stigma and most people are too afraid to acknowledge the humanity that lies within … Continue reading