Devotions / Musings / My Thoughts / Spirituality

Humility, Prayer, & Justice for All: A Reflection on 2 Chronicles 7:14

Today I’m holding 2 Chronicles 7:14 close alongside the concept of imago dei. The text says, “If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their … Continue reading

I Woke Up With My Mind Stayed On Freedom, Knowing We Will Overcome Some Day
Justice & Activism / Musings / My Thoughts / Poetry

I Woke Up With My Mind Stayed On Freedom, Knowing We Will Overcome Some Day

  I woke up this morning, this “Independence Day”, with my mind stayed on freedom Not “Make America Great Again” or the US neo-imperial project but actual freedom The type that lets our young ones look forward to sunny days and clear blue skies because they don’t have to fear drone warfare or our bombs … 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