just as the stock market does, I value Sea Island cotton. I value it because of the blood, sweat, and tears that helped nourish it at its roots here in the Gullah/Geechee Nation.
The Gullah/Geechee land and legacy journey has been an uplifting journey and a spiritual ride. I could have never anticipated that going upcountry would bring me back by the riverside. I didn’t expect to stand in the place where what my ancestors harvested would be processed But standing there by the river, instead of feeling …