Bright As The Sun

I knelt down by my bed frame about to say my last prayer of the day. “Thank you Jesus” was what I intended to utter but halfway through I paused, closed my eyes and took a deep breath. God, Chadwick Boseman? I managed to finish praying and went to bed. The next morning, I woke…

SUSTAINING EMPATHY

  Whenever we witness an injustice, a feeling wells up inside of us. For some, it is fear. “I too, a Black man, jog in a Suburban area so this hits close to home.” For some, it is anger. “We’re literally hunted down everyday/everytime we step foot outside the comfort of our homes.” For some…

For Tomorrow’s You

In a piece featured in Complex titled “The 30 Greatest basketball players to never play in the NBA”, he was listed as number 1. He was drafted as the no. 2 pick by the Boston Celtics in 1986 and an endorsement deal with Reebok was in the works. Simply put, he was regarded as the…

PURPOSEFUL PERSPECTIVE

I could not think straight. All I could do was point fingers in my direction and blame myself for walking right into a trap. Forgive me for not being as vulnerable today but all I want to reveal is that I got into a bit of an imbroglio on Monday. For most of the car…