Kiersten Marek:

Great interview with a David B. Green Jr — just read it!

Originally posted on Relando Thompkins, MSW:

The People Who Inspire series highlights individuals from a variety of backgrounds and occupations who are seeking to impact the lives of others in a positive way. Through Truth-Telling: the honest sharing of their own experiences, they teach us a little about themselves, hopefully enabling us to be able to learn a little about ourselves through their stories.

Today’s Post features David B. Green Jr., Historian, Scholar, and Activist.

Could you tell us a little about your background and what led you to your current work?

The very idea of telling someone about my background puts me in an awkward and vulnerable position. I have to revisit aspects of my life that sometimes I’d rather not talk or write about, or share with the public– outside of my diary and memoir that’s in progress. But only for you, Relando.

Let’s see. I am the youngest of six children and a…

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2 responses

  1. Thank you so much for reblogging this! I totally agree about it being a great interview and I hope all of your readers take some time to check out David’s Story! He is truly a person who inspires and I have no doubts that he will continue to do great things! David has definitely inspired me, and I hope his story will inspire you as well.

    Grace & Peace,

  2. Kiersten Marek | Reply

    Thanks, Relando! I really like your site and the idea of spotlighting people like David! I will keep checking in for stuff to reblog from you. I hope we can grow SW sites like yours and mine — the world will be a better place for it!

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