My best white friend

  • 2.12 MB
  • English
Grand Central Pub. , New York
Interracial friendship -- Fic
StatementJoanne Skerrett.
LC ClassificationsPS3619.K53 M9 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22843695M
ISBN 139780446519236
LC Control Number2008054426

Some of my best friends are white is a collection of sharp, satirical essays on contemporary South African issues from the point of view of a successful corporate professional – who just happens to be Zulu/5. About My First White Friend “In mid-life Afro-American journalist Raybon made a conscious decision to stop hating white people.

Her journal/analysis provides discourse on hatred and forgiveness, the rise of her hatred, and her efforts to conquer her fears and forgive. Best friends Natalie and Sarah couldn't be more different, but they have one thing in common: their love for each other.

After both women graduate from Penn Law School, Natalie leaves her hometown to work in a corporate law firm in New York, while Sarah stays in Philadelphia to work in the non-profit law firm their mothers founded. MY FIRST WHITE FRIEND CONFESSIONS ON RACE, LOVE, AND FORGIVENESS by Patricia Raybon ‧ RELEASE DATE: June 1, In these related essays, an African-American woman documents her passage from racial hatred to personal salvation and delivers an eloquent message of hope.

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About the Book My First White Friend: Confessions on Race, Love and Forgiveness. by Patricia Raybon.

Taking a Chance on Love. The heart must be ready and brave. That's surely the only way anybody can get past the opening lines in my book: "God help me. I stopped hating white people on purpose a year ago.".

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And Other Letters Left Unsaid. curated by Rachel De-Lahay & Milli Bhatia. An award-winning feature writer, Raybon was awarded a Christopher Award for My First White Friend for "artistic excellence affirming the highest values of the human spirit." The book also won a Books for a Better Life Award.

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When I was a child, my mother used to tell me that “a book can be your best friend”. I’ve always loved reading, but I never fully understood what she was telling me, me until I grew older.

Reading has always been a sort of escape from reality, the moment in which I. A best friend is the first person who comes in when, out of the door, the whole world has gone. A best friend is one who loves the truth and you, and will tell the truth in spite of you. There are lots of people who you make friendship with, but it is very hard to find a true and honest I am very lucky that I have a best friend with whom I can share my feelings with.

The experience-and the USA's long struggle with racial issues-shaped her in ways she has only now begun to realize. At a time when cultural polarization is on the national agenda, Raybon has written a personal book, My First White Friend, declaring her resolve to forgive her racial past and move on.

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