The Memories of My Family Tree: Racism, Drunken Chickens, and Honey Trees

My tree has evolved, though, to include the colors of fall.

Growing up in my family, bigotry was loud and considered a normal part of life. However, I never adhered to this mentality even as a child. I cringed when my mother expressed her disdain about her father and his Native-American heritage.



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Debbie Walker

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