When You Marry Your Sri Lankan Girlfriend

Title: When You Marry Your Sri Lankan Girlfriend

Photo: Tim Coffey Photography

Before my wife, I only dated white women. Why? Because I’d grown up going to schools filled with predominantly white people. I found myself seen as that “token black girl” and I accepted it. There wasn’t much diversity. I went to a small high school in a small town on Eastern Long Island located two hours south of New York City. In my…

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Nikkya Hargrove

I am an eternal optimist. I love helping people, writing and coffee— in that order!