“I’m afraid to say something wrong. ”
“I hate hearing “the neighborhood changed. ””
“I’m so tired of this subject. ”
These "six word essays" are about race. They were written on the backs of three different postcards, by three different people, from three different parts of the country. They represent the thousands of responses NPR’s Michele Norris has gotten in response to her request: Race, your thoughts, six words, please send.