They say the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, and eventually every man becomes a modified manifestation of his father. But why can’t my apple fall from the tree and roll down the hill to a valley of easy going and sociable oranges?
My mother told me that black people can be the most conservatively-minded people in that if YOU don’t do what THEY think that YOU should be doing, you’ll be ostracized and ridiculed.
I appreciate hair, my hair to be specific. It’s been an ever changing, ever-present source of self-expression.