Our Human Family
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Our Human Family

NEW VIEW 2020

A New Look at the Basement

And the racism hidden there

Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash

In my childhood home, the finished room in our otherwise dank and dirty basement was the strangest room in our house.

Our basement room had one window looking out onto the side of the house where my parents kept a series of barbecue grills sitting on concrete-tiled stones. So while the window…

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Terry Barr

Terry Barr

I write about music, culture, food, and my Alabama past in The Riff, InTune, FanFare, A Cornered Gurl, Rock n”Heavy, Counter Arts, and Flint&Steel.