My 2016 in Review
Faith / Justice & Activism / Musings / My Thoughts / Spirituality

My 2016 in Review

While 2016 has been hard, it has been a year I am grateful for because it stretched and pushed me. It’s reminded me that the disquiet I feel in my spirit can be harnessed to do good work that is responsive to the need I see in the world.

So thank you to the year that has encouraged me to unapologetically be myself and walk, speak, and act boldly in the places that I find myself rooted in.  Continue reading

Aware of Blackness, Constricted by Words
Musings / Poetry

Aware of Blackness, Constricted by Words

I am in a season where I am aware of blackness Brown skinned flesh unpacking in glaring white institution Bound By thoughts By words By thinking of words to the degree that I am constricted Tongue tied, hands restricted by overwhelming streams of consciousness I’d *almost* rather be sleeping because dreams block out death block carnage block bullshit, … Continue reading

It Struck A Chord: While You Were Talking About Gungor, Frisco, And Walsh
Musings / My Thoughts / Things That Struck a Chord

It Struck A Chord: While You Were Talking About Gungor, Frisco, And Walsh

For those who would dare insist racism is hyped up or even dead, open up your eyes and pay attention to people who DON’T look like you. Step out of your bubble, tune into the (non Fox) news and see the pain so many of us are bearing. You are desperately needed in this fight to combat this evil, oppressive monster we call racial injustice. Instead of debating about heaven and hell, do the hard work of dismantling the hell people live through every day.  Continue reading