Chapter One: What Makes Sisters Want To Shout?
One Saturday afternoon a month, I attend my women's book club. It never ceases to amaze me that no matter what we're reading, whether it's a novel or a self-help book, the conversation always drifts to the men in our lives.
One afternoon, we'd just finished talking about Yolanda Joe's He Say, She Say, a novel about black relationships that switches back and forth between the male and female characters' points of view. Reading about how differently the men and women viewed their relationships naturally got everyone thinking about their own situations.
"Gloria, that father really...