❰Download❯ ➽ Raped Black Male Author Kenneth Rogers Jr. – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Raped Black Male tells my story of being homeless and struggling to overcome depression while coming to terms with being sexually assaulted by my sister at age eight Beginning in my middle school year Raped Black Male tells my story of being homeless and struggling to overcome depression while coming to terms with being sexually assaulted by my sister at age eight Beginning in my middle school years the novel weaves its way through the 's to present day as the stress of exceeding expectations of what it means to be a black male and the crippling unspoken belief that says without saying it's impossible for a man to be raped has forced one mental breakdown after another resulting in thoughts of suicide This Raped Black Kindle - memoir is filled with depth humor and honesty about the reality and myth of what it means to be a black male not all of us can handle a basketball or football while explaining the burden and responsibility each assigned title has had on my life the way I prepare my seventh grade students to enter the world and the way my shattered thoughts have forced me to interact Using original journal entries written during my early life each page is inspirational and told from the heart About the Author Kenneth Rogers Jr's first book Thoughts in Italics is a book of short stories published in His first novel Writing in Margins focuses on mental health through a character able to manipulate events with whatever he writes in his journal His second novel Seuence is science fiction and the winner of the Next Generation Indie Book Award and the NABE Pinnacle Achievement Award in science fiction His latest book The Diary of Oliver Lee is the first in the Chronicles of the Last Liturian trilogy He is the father of two girls and an inner city teacher of humanities in Balti Maryland Publisher's website http sbpracomKennethRogersJr. The book “Raped Black Male A Memoir” by Kenneth Rogers Jr was an interesting book In his memoir Rogers talks about many different things Such as getting raped at a young age being homeless and life in generalWhen I first chose to read “Raped Black Male A Memoir” I thought I was going to be in for some heavy emotional reading The first chapter of Rogers’ book goes along with the title of the book and is very emotional This is where he tells how he was raped by a family member Once you get past that chapter his stories becomes a little lighter and at times even funny Rogers had me laughing out loud at the description of his father’s farts Roger also writes about why he dropped out of college and how he survived being homeless I was actually surprised he became a teacher after dropping out In this book Rogers also includes some of his short stories which are works of fiction These are loosely based on things that have occurred in his life I liked his story “Michael” the best After reading this book there is no doubt in my mind that he truly loves his wifeOverall I thought that “Raped Black Male A Memoir” was an interesting book At times Rogers bares his heart and other times he lets you peek between the cracks to see what went on in his life and the thoughts in his head He does have a gift for writing because he kept me interested throughout the whole book I reviewed this book for Readers' Favorite Vulnerable moving and inspirational Raped Black Male A Memoir is an excellent book that many should read Kenny Rogers writes in such an honest way and provides vivid details of the horrors of child rape I was moved and brought to tears It can be triggering for survivors but I still highly recommend people read it I believe this book will empower rape survivors of any gender to share their stories and begin the healing process But this book is not just about rape Kenny also provides well written thought provoking fiction writings and writes about his family problems homelessness deep life struggles and what it means to be black to him and others Kenny has overcome many challenges and his true character shows throughout this book We see a glimpse of how deeply Kenny wants to be and is a great father and husband I personally have been inspired to be a better man because of this book Thank you Kenny Keep writing teaching and being a loving father and husband Heartbreakingly honest about experiences of rape and depression The book is about half memoir interspersed with short fiction pieces
- 152 pages
- Raped Black Male
- Kenneth Rogers Jr.
- 03 September 2016 Kenneth Rogers Jr.