At the very centre of Addena Sumter-Freitag 's heart you will find the treasure of true poetry. Expressing the colours of experience, her words flow with sincerity and a keen awareness.
With 'Back In The Day' and 'Stay Black And Die', Addena Sumter-Freitag has given us a poignant and moving set of literary works that enlighten with both humour and pathos.
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Addena Sumter-Freitag / Author
Stay Black And Die
Addena Sumter-Freitag’s 'Stay Black & Die' is a funny and provocative story about growing up Black in Winnipeg’s North End during the 1950’s and 60’s.
Back In The Days
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“Addena Sumter-Freitag bounces between voices and characters with ease like a honey bee going from flower to flower pollinating our minds with the multiple perspectives of her subjects. Each person feels authentic as she takes on the weight and history of her family and provides them with release through these stories and poems. It’s a trip into the past well worth taking.”