Black Panther is racist, they said.

SPOILER ALERT: I don’t think  you can spoil Black Panther really but if you haven’t seen the movie and you plan to, you probably shouldn’t read this entry. A note to make certain readers feel better: I jump across several ideas in my blog posts because I do a lot …

William Bullard

I got off work early yesterday, so I went to this Photo Exhibition at NALA despite my painful shoes. I got there late and I left quickly but I got enough spark to write this entry. The Exhibition was titled Rediscovering the American Community of Color: The photographs of William …

Hypocrisy: Generally

I’ve been scolding myself to not talk about social issues that touch various people because I want people to read my blog, but I also don’t want anyone to read it. It’s because I am a coward. Why lie? *** I really like learning through conversation and I do that …

A Brush With Greatness

I am out of things to complain about because after praying and hoping so hard to care so little, you sometimes get what you ask for and you find that you still hate everything and you still have opinions that will probably offend literally everyone around you. But for now, …

so yea…

You know, I’m like one of those hypocritical writers that spend time thinking about writing and talking about writing rather than doing actual writing. After having put down “writer” as an occupation a few times, I don’t feel so good about myself now. I don’t write. I guess I had …

HUMBLE: YOU

People are really annoying, aren’t they? They make everything about them While in your little bubble, It’s all about you. You’re your life’s protagonist And the author too. You decide what’s real Inspite of God and the Universe You’re the hands on the steering wheel. . . . Right? People …

Blues of Desperation

Getting to work every morning takes me past a loud and smelly Kasanchis to get a taxi to bole. There’s this growing guilt, a bit of misanthropy (It means hate for humanity) and an immense amount of annoyance that I feel as I get in line for a bole taxi …