Becoming by Michelle Obama- A Commentary

I finished Michelle Obama’s recently released memoir Becoming yesterday. It was a great read and held my attention from beginning to end. If you are a fan of Mother Obama, I would highly recommend the read! I was consistently struck by her transparency and honesty. With a characteristically disarming approach, she discusses the pain ofContinue reading “Becoming by Michelle Obama- A Commentary”

Publication Dates and the Magic of Overlapping Narratives

One exciting benefit of reading Michelle Obama’s Becoming immediately after Barack Obama’s Dreams from My Father: A story of race and inheritance is that I am able to cross reference the details of stories and interesting facts, reinforcing the things I would like to take away from both books. Through this process, I realized IContinue reading “Publication Dates and the Magic of Overlapping Narratives”