To Be An African American is said to be one of the most difficult challenges, that lay in living in America. At the same time, being gay or lesbian has been considered to be an issue of controversy... More > in society and religion. Being an open and self affirming African American homosexual man or woman, in many ways, challenges the notion that you cannot live without overcoming certain struggles that exist in society, religion, family and self. This book seeks to address those issues and affirm all readers.
Written in honesty and with a conversational approach, this book is a tool for those who are heterosexual, gay, lesbian, transgendered, allied or simply seek a better understanding of sexuality to challenge the way that society looks at african american homosexuals and how the african american community deals with homosexuality, as Sampson shares personal stories and insights on what it means to be gay in black america.< Less
As LGBT people, it is our duty to lift our voices, share our stories, testify about our trials and triumphs and steadily live in our truths while affirming ourselves and one another, our families,... More > churches and communities to ensure that we are represented in our most positive lights as possible.
Ebonic Faggotry touches on various issues relating to self image, self esteem and acceptance, relationship with self and God, Love, family and features a short story, "Love Unshackled" with honesty, humor and sincerity, as they relate to our communities. This book intends to uplift, empower and educate the LGBT reader, our families, friends and allies.< Less