(Tell You ’bout) The Soul of a Man

The Souls of Black Folks
W.E.B. Du Bois

dubois_soulsI excel at avoidance. If there’s something I ought to do I am a world-class adept at finding almost anything else. That extends to the things I ought to read. The untouched stacks in my hideaway library stand mute testimony to my avoidance skills.

Which is why it’s  humbling to read something and come away realizing I was a damn fool for not getting to it sooner. There’s simply no excuse taking  decades to get around to this Continue reading