Marsha Lynn Smith

Winner, 2020The Anne C. Barnhill Prize for Creative Nonfiction 4 Generations of Black Hair Matters As my toddler grandchild sits still on the carpet between my knees, her back cushioned against the sofa, I consider detangling her springy hair coils. Hours earlier, I was settling into my babysitting routine as my daughter prepared for work. … Continue reading Marsha Lynn Smith