Monthly Archives: May 2014

To Maya Angelou, With Love

My Dearest Maya, I’m writing this blog post to you because of the catalyst of change you have been in my heart, mind, and life. You allowed me to realize all the love that goes into rage and how to … Continue reading

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Just a Few Words to Incite You

Woke up on my birthday with words on my mind. I’m compelled to share them. Visibility is a Trap. No One thinks you’re special for throwing words on a page, No One sees how radical your #hashtactivisms rage. No One  … Continue reading

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Preview: Aren’t we All a Little Terrified by How Quickly we are Relegated to Silence?

Morning! Last night I wrote a bit about my initial thoughts on the bell hooks/Bey issue that had been circulating through the media. It’s my perspective of the sensationalization of the entire issue. Here’s a snippet. Check it out if you’re interested … Continue reading

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On the Backlash of hooks and the Terror of the Hegemonic Beast: Aren’t we All a Little Terrified by How Quickly we are Relegated to Silence?

In my one week of free space between academic obligations, I have decided to think about this whole bell/Bey issue being blown to great heights in the media. I’m ambivalent to discuss this at great length, as there are still … Continue reading

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