I have to go through a “coming out” moment in every new relationship to explain my ethnicity.
Maybe I should have learned some grand lesson about race, or sex, or prejudice. But what I really learned was this: words have power.
yellow fever
the frisky
You cannot change the way people think in one sitting, but you can make sure they know that they’re wrong.

May 23, 2013 at 4:00pm | 86 comments

Being Jewish and African-American, or whatever my other half is, I was told that I have a mixed hair texture.