My fuckin mind is a goldmine.
Nas's song "Daughters" hits a hidden, special ( sometimes painful) place in my heart. Why, you ask? It is because I experienced the exact opposite of what Nas talks about in the song. I am a daughter who grew up without a father/father figure. Yes, I had a stepfather and yes, I had uncles, but no one stepped up to the plate to guide, protect, and school me on life in that masculine/ fatherly...