El Jones: A poem on Black Motherhood
This special episode of Tapestry seeks to reveal and challenge some of the stereotypes and misconceptions of what it means to be a black mother.
Guest host El Jones shares a poem she wrote reflecting on the rich variety of experiences -- the joy and the pain -- that form the complex reality of black motherhood.
Click LISTEN to hear El's performance and scroll below to read a full transcript.
In all their complexity, they ask us to listen.- El Jones