Dark Skinned, provides a glimpse of the experiences that shaped who David Spencer became. Spencer shares the struggles, unfair treatment and abuse he faced because of his darker complexion. But this isn’t a one sided story. The author also shares his triumphs too. Despite many negative experiences, he fought the odds to become great.
Dark Skinned is a thought provoking, insightful and deeply inspiring memoir. It is a liberating resource for young, black youth who want to break free from the molds placed on them because of their skin color.
Awesome peek into the life of a young man determined not to be defined by his beautiful skin, but rather by his indomitable integrity, character and abilities. Stocked full with great nuggets of wisdom for society to meditate on and incorporate into daily living. Thanks for an awesome read! Highly recommend for everyone’s library! Ready for your next!
This book opens the door comfortably to an uncomfortable conversation! It is an eye opener and a necessity for all generations. I love how one is able to grow from the cards they have been dealt. Tremendous growth!