Throughout my life, I’ve been collecting literature, poetry, and essays that shape my worldview. This personal canon is not carved into stone, but rather it’s fluid, evolving. For myself, I declare these texts important, and so, for me, they are.
I did not understand this god. I loved his son, but could not understand the sexism that existed in his book and his church. In African spirituality, women are not relegated to the role of a spectator.