Almanac 2021 | Book Review

National Geographic’s Almanac 2021 is a dazzling compendium of scientific subjects, trending topics, travel teasers and inspiring ideas, each page illustrated or accompanied by stunning photographs and graphics that whet the appetite for adventure and the crave for knowledge. When I first received my copy, I started doing what I intended to be a quick…

The Awkward Black Man Short Stories by Walter Mosley | Book Review

The Awkward Black Man is a collection of seventeen short stories penned by Walter Mosley, all featuring a Black man as the main character. While there may be no shortage of impressions of the everyday lives of African American men, I was intrigued to see how the author would distinguish between the characters, and how…