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Think for Yourself! (Letter 24)

[audio https://www.buzzsprout.com/26357/230581-think-for-yourself-letter-24.mp3] Dear Y.B.M.: One of the saddest things that I see today is so many people who do not think for themselves, especially young black men. It is painful to watch so many gullible people be led astray. Think for yourself! Be a leader instead of a follower. We have…

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Women Folk! (Letter 23)

[audio https://www.buzzsprout.com/26357/228711-women-folk-letter-23.mp3] Dear Y.B.M.: This letter will probably be the most controversial letter that I write you. However, I hope that you read it and take heed to it. In this letter, I want to talk to you about one of the most important issues in life for the young black…

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How To Be Really Cool (Letter 22)

[audio https://www.buzzsprout.com/26357/226713-how-to-be-really-cool-letter-22.mp3] Dear Y.B.M.: I trust that you are a cool fellow. In this letter, I would like to mention some things on this matter of “being cool.” Now you may think it strange that I am writing on the subject of being cool in a book of this nature. But,…

Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me When I Was Twelve (Letter 21)

[audio http://brotherskeeper.buzzsprout.com/26357/224762-things-i-wish-someone-had-told-me-when-i-was-twelve-letter-21.mp3] Dear Y.B.M.: Today, I would like to share with you some things that I wish someone had forcibly told me when I was twelve years old. Sadly, some of the things that I am going to mention in this letter, I learned at H.K.C. — Hard Knocks College. And…

The Value of Working Hard and Smart (Letter 20)

Dear Y.B.M.: I do not want to sound like I am preaching to you, but to start this important letter, I must ask you to please take note of the following verses from the Book of books: Solomon said in Proverbs 21:25, “The desire of the slothful killeth him; for…