The Blacker The Berry

The Blacker The Berry

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Zaddy Kims 😜 By FeistyPisces2 Updated Oct 08, 2017

"Some say the blacker the berry, the sweeter the juice. I say the darker the flesh, then the deeper the roots." -Tupac

Young, African-American teen Ebony Brooks is considered an outcast to society. Not because of any disabilities or awkward personality traits, but because of her rich cocoa skin. However, Ebony is still confident with her dark complexion and receives uplifting praise from her family. Ebony travels through her entire life being a target to other kids, but when will she take a stand and stick up for her beautiful chocolate complexion?

cover slayed by @aneonsky

This story will be entering in the Wattys2016.

  • africanamerican
  • bringdiversity
  • bullying
  • chocolate
  • confidence
  • darkskin
  • darkskinleads
  • issuesinsociety
  • nomorebullying
  • stopbodyshaming
  • stopbullying
  • wattys2016
Darkness_Dove_Hearth Darkness_Dove_Hearth Oct 26, 2017
EstrangedMikaelsonMe EstrangedMikaelsonMe Nov 20, 2017
So You just pimping yoself out just to talk about baby girl ebony huh? Sis we must be doing something right 💁🏿‍♀️
EstrangedMikaelsonMe EstrangedMikaelsonMe Nov 20, 2017
Leave. Move. Out the door. You basically a white person. That statement was racist 👎🏾😑