Meserette Kentake, founder of Kentake Page, is an avid reader of Black history since childhood. She spends her free time reading, researching and writing up the posts on the site. Contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org
I know brokers of diamond dreams,
who copulate in mines when mates are in fetters.
I know IMF; International Misery Fellows, whose
kindness borders on wretchedness.
I know desire that flowered trauma,
Tayari Jones (born November 30, 1970), is an African-American author and winner of the Hurston-Wright Legacy Award for Debut Fiction.
Jones was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia where she spent most of he...