The Coloring of America

My family is part of the new complexion explosion!

Today, America’s color palate is changing! Included in the solid splashes of beautiful distinct pigments are shades of blush and hints of henna.

My family is a picture-perfect collage of blended hues from cocoa to cream and all in between. We are an example of the many combinations of skin tones that are emerging…



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
Debbie Walker

Debbie Walker is the creator of Middle-Pause, STOMP!, & published a 3-book anthology. Top Writer in Food. Follow her at