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The Wisdom Tree: A Black, Brown, and White Story Richard Holle

The Wisdom Tree: A Black, Brown, and White Story

Richard Holle

Published September 2nd 2008
ISBN : 9781605639215
Paperback
80 pages
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This is a black, brown, and white story. As a child Dix never knew what he wanted to be, but he sure as hell knew what he didnat want to be. Forging ahead into the unknown had always been part of his survival mode, and that is what brought him to theMoreThis is a black, brown, and white story. As a child Dix never knew what he wanted to be, but he sure as hell knew what he didnat want to be. Forging ahead into the unknown had always been part of his survival mode, and that is what brought him to the green valley. Begun by segregation and changed by integration, Val Verde had a tumultuous evolution. For Dix this was a time of high highs and low lows, with brutality and acts of great kindness, and out of that sprung the seed for unity and hope. The Wisdom Tree disappears in the rear-view mirror as he leaves, and he hears the parting words of his friend and mentor, aWhite boy, you always have a home.a Ultimately we are all still black, brown, and white, and it is okay.