By Thalia Edwards
between fans. you won't examine heartbreak. You will
not examine intercourse. you are going to examine love.
The type of love that a few of us are born with. the type of love
that is handed down for generations. the type of love that's truly
blind. the type of love that strengthens personality. the type of love
that brings expertise relentlessly.
A photograph could be painted via phrases. it isn't a good looking picture;
however, it's a good photograph. the sweetness comes in a while, when
stereotypical judgment loses its power and unconditional love
redeems its power.
I am inherently captivated with who i'm and the place my family
comes from. i'm devoted to empowering our formative years in both
black and Latino groups. this is often love.
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