Black Witch Craft…The Kind We’re Not Supposed To Practice Has Nothing To Do With Evil

Did you know that Black folk don't talk about Witchcraft? We don't celebrate our beliefs if they aren't Christian, because for centuries we weren't allowed to. And so the traditions and the rituals that our ancient ancestors would have practiced, while not lost forever yet, are not being practiced in the average Black household. The … Continue reading Black Witch Craft…The Kind We’re Not Supposed To Practice Has Nothing To Do With Evil

Do You Know Who Built This House?

I did. And I checked the foundation, and it's perfect. No cracks, not a single one, and do you know why? Because as a human being I carry all of my cracks. I've been listening to music for weeks now, which if you know me is fairly abnormal, I mostly keep my music to when … Continue reading Do You Know Who Built This House?

When You Change The Language, You Change The Culture

Okay so let's talk about how we can realistically stop celebrating gang culture, and start remembering that our very favorite rappers have been trying to reeducate us since Lauren Hill released her album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. In a series of videos and essay posts, I am going to try and prove that Hollywood … Continue reading When You Change The Language, You Change The Culture

#CultLife: In Defense Of The Anti-#ChildBride/Husband Bill In #California, Introducing The Work of Global Hope 365

"I first stepped into the ring at 18 years old, and it had become one of the quietest places in the world for me. I found zen in the silence of that space." - Dawn Tyree, Former Child Bride, Present Advocate and Freedom Fighter. I first stepped into the ring when i was 23. Some say … Continue reading #CultLife: In Defense Of The Anti-#ChildBride/Husband Bill In #California, Introducing The Work of Global Hope 365

Oh, So You’re Trauma Informed? Who Informed You? What #MentalHealth Patient did You Con Into Being A Part of Your “Study” For $5.00?

When I was working at the church, my mom helped to organize the very first Houseless Vote Registration in years, here in Surrey BC. It was entirely about getting people who did not have a registered address, registered at the church so that they could vote. So yes, most of them were houseless folks. It … Continue reading Oh, So You’re Trauma Informed? Who Informed You? What #MentalHealth Patient did You Con Into Being A Part of Your “Study” For $5.00?