Tags » Toni Morrison

Books I Read in February

I thought I’d try a different type of post on here because I sometimes don’t feel like properly reviewing every book I read. I read a good amount in February, and I read some brilliant books. 399 more words

Bookish Things

Quote of Love by Toni Morrison

“Don’t ever think I fell for you, or fell over you. I didn’t fall in love, I rose in it.” by Toni Morrison
“我非墮入愛河,我在愛裡成長。“ 托妮·莫里森 40 more words

Inspiration & Spiritual

Procrastinating for my Midterm

So college is really stressful. For the third year in a row (I’m a junior), I have attempted to read a very long book during the school year. 774 more words


Are we to blame a mother for mistreating a child, if the mother had honest intentions? Are we to blame a child for refusing to speak to her mother years after the mistreatment has occurred? 428 more words


Making A Space: Why Teaching Blackness Matters

“In Texas they lynch Negroes.” I think those words from the 2007 Oprah and Denzel Washington project called, “The Great Debaters,” were somewhere in the deep recesses of my mind as I reclined uncomfortably in my airport lounge chair on August 12, 2014. 2,232 more words

African American Thought

By challenging racism: could we actually be perpetuating it?

The Function of racism

‘The function, the very serious function of racism is distraction. It keeps you from doing your work. It keeps you explaining, over and over again, your reason for being. 1,147 more words


The Bluest Eye

Dear Ana,

This is a bit of a Flashback Friday, if you will. I read The Bluest Eye for an English honors project & maybe almost March feels like a time of reflection or maybe I haven’t finished the book I’m currently reading. 254 more words