Heaux Confessionals

Heaux Confessionals: The Constitution

Even when my eyes are closed, I am always wide awake. I have not slept for days… The state of the world, the cries from my friends and family from every corner of the earth simply will not allow it....

J.Lo and the Curious Case of assASSination

  assASSination: the act of shutting any activities down with a spectacular posterior (Heaux Confessionals, essential heaux-cabulary)       Many of you may be wondering...

Black America: The Talented Tenth Decimated

  All my life I was told I was a member of the talented tenth.   And I believed it.   Because it was nurtured in me since before I could even remember, my parents, teachers,...

The Ghosts of Selma Reverberate and Resonate

  I probably shouldn't have chosen tonight to watch a movie about my people that propelled us to action. I dare not touch the tears as they flow from my face less than ten minutes from the...

Ask a Heaux: ‘The Puppetry of the Flaccid Penis’

'Ask a Heaux', featured in the novel 'Heaux Confessionals: The Sintroduction', is the advice column that offers readers the opportunity to get the weight of the world off their chests, with real advice that...