Two brown girls dream of being dancers—but only one, Tracey, has talent. The other has ideas: about rhythm and time, about black bodies and black music, what constitutes a tribe, or makes a person truly free. It’s a close but complicated childhood friendship that ends abruptly in their early twenties, never to be revisited, but never quite forgotten, either….
" “If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.” "
" Art is man's constant effort to create for himself a different order of reality from that which is given to him. "
" "Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us." "
" There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you. "