Published in


Catfish Blues and Lemonade

For every Southern girl and the phenomenal women in their lives

Photo by By Elena Veselova

Friday night Blues floats from the back door of my grandmother’s house as she watches muddy water catfish deep fry until it is golden brown, then served on paper plates while it's too hot to eat. She hums along with the music, closes her eyes, and bobs her head in agreement.

AfroSapiophile is a hub for critical thinking and analysis pertaining to civil rights, human rights, systemic racism and sexism across politics, entertainment, and history.

Recommended from Medium

Musings of an Eavesdropper

My Dream House is a Beautifully Decrepit Victorian Lady

Bobby Gene Kerr Obituary

Moving On Part 2

The “D” in Our Surname

Lost Soul


French fries served with a pinch of love

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Stacy Johnson

Stacy Johnson

Writer. Poet. Artist. Photographer.

More from Medium

The Terror Of Cutting Long Black Hair Kept Her Up At Night

Two women with long, curly hair in white tank tops look into the camera.

Are Poets Made Or Born?

Night skies