Drowning in generalizations; floating on truth

Alexis Ford
Ann Arbor, MI
Understanding Race Project- University of Michigan

As an African American, I have several generalizations placed upon me.
Some people just assume who I am. I am rarely asked. While a lot of
these assumptions hurt, I know the truth. I know only my own actions
and words define me. I know that I am an individual. I know who I
really am and ultimately that may be all that matters.

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One Response to "Drowning in generalizations; floating on truth"
  1. barry irving says:

    …you got the picture, but you better get firm on the beliefs!…life is brutal

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