Roots, Race, and My Dad: My Newest Huffington Post Essay
I've done a lot of writing about my dad over the last 20 years since he died, but have kept much of it private. I wrote this essay for a news organization but ultimately it didn't fit the series. But I was happy with the balance in the piece, as well as the small measure of peace I found in writing it. I hope you will take a read over at the Huffington Post: My Father's Silence, A Kind of Grace.