The Book Cafe
Published in

The Book Cafe

The Measure of a Man

Restored my trust in goodness

Headshot of actor Sidney Poitier smiling
Sidney Poitier by John Mathew Smith & , CC BY-SA 2.0

Sidney Poitier is more than a film star

He’s also a gifted writer, director, and mentor. I know he has passed on, but for me, he is as real as the chair I’m sitting on; a foundation on which I hold myself accountable.

Over two decades ago, I remember reading an interview with Mr. Poitier in Parade…



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