Black Lives Matter

It took awhile for me to realize how important that phrase is. Not as a movement, not as an argument but as a stand alone phrase. Black Lives Matter As much as any life matters, not more than, but just as much, equally as that of our White, Latinax, Chinese, Asian, Jewish human brothers and … Continue reading Black Lives Matter

Someone In My Life Is Full Of Shit…

Dear Wannabe Oprah, someone in my life is full of shit and I am not sure how to get it through their heads that it's okay to let it be sometimes. That it doesn't always have to be about them, that they don't have to be the center of attention at all times. I am … Continue reading Someone In My Life Is Full Of Shit…

Don’t Call The Cops…I’m Loud Not Dangerous

I thought, for a moment, that I might die in Police custody, and the cops who arrested me were a hell of a lot kinder than the cops who arrested George Floyd. I was scared and panicked, and while they yelled at me and kicked at me a bit, they didn't try to kill me. … Continue reading Don’t Call The Cops…I’m Loud Not Dangerous

1000 Hours….1000 Letters

I've written one thousand letters in the last two years. But I am no expert. Writing, much like anything in this world, is a craft, one that must be perfected over many decades, before it can be called perfect...if at all. There are few books that could be called "perfect", Frankenstein and Dracula come to … Continue reading 1000 Hours….1000 Letters

Please Don’t Send Me Back There…

WARNING: THIS POST CONTAINS TRIGGERS, PLEASE BE CAREFUL BEFORE READING. That's what I ended up crying out during meditation today. I know exactly what moment it was, it was the moment I was raped from behind. I know exactly who, I've already said his name on this blog before, but there's no point in dragging … Continue reading Please Don’t Send Me Back There…