Really? Does this happen everywhere?
June 19th was the day slavery ended in Texas, specifically, at Galveston; 2 1/2 years after the official date of 1863. I find this fascinating.
“What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up, like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore — And then run?” When the great poet Langston Hughes wrote his poem Harlem [Dream Deferred] many years ago he would not have known how crushing family dreams would become in US society today.
I write about my life as a single father and bring in a much needed perspective from the baby-daddy’s view. Enjoy.