{Excerpt} The Star Side of Bird Hill: A Novel by:Naomi Jackson

The people on the hill liked to say that God’s smile was the sun shining down on them. In the late afternoon, before scarlet ibis bloodied the view of sunset, light flooded the stained-glass windows of Bird Hill Church of God in Christ, illuminating the renderings of black saints from Jesus to Absalom Jones. When … More {Excerpt} The Star Side of Bird Hill: A Novel by:Naomi Jackson

{Excerpt} Ballers & Bangers (Hoop Dreams) by:Gavin ML Fletcher

Confusion clouded my thoughts. Never in my wildest dreams would I have thought Quincy fucked with dudes. He had too many females on his dick all the time. And never would I have thought that I’d see him naked. The only thing more appealing than the long, uncut piece of meat between his legs was … More {Excerpt} Ballers & Bangers (Hoop Dreams) by:Gavin ML Fletcher

{Book Excerpt} Harlem Boys by: Armani Williams

Damon sniffled and blinked back tears as he eased up the volume of “Old Friend” by Phyllis Hyman. He took a sip of champagne and nodded his head to the easy piano melody of the song as Phyllis’ haunting voice saturated his living room. His mother played a lot of Phyllis Hyman music while he was growing up, and … More {Book Excerpt} Harlem Boys by: Armani Williams