[A Black Man's American Story]
Experience the ups and downs of a young man looking to discover himself despite all the challenges he’s up against. Learn how he overcomes societal stereotypes as a black male in America all while assuming ownership of the countless relationships he’s damaged and, more importantly, forgiving himself along the way. This powerful piece of literature was written from a place of pain and immeasurable remorse from the wounds inflicted throughout the life of the author. Ismael takes his time to address a lot of issues that are prominent amongst youth in black America—from lack of male role models, mass incarceration, and the inabilities to demonstrate or express love.