Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Normalization of Victimhood

I don’t know if it’s because it is happening in my home-state or not, but I cannot seem to get away from articles about an up and coming date rape drug detector nail polish. I’m sure you can find MANY … Continue reading

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In the Interim Check out These Videos…

Comrades, I’m working on a piece right now that is seeming to take longer than I thought. So, in the interim I want to share the following videos with you. I’m not sharing these with you just because I think … Continue reading

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As the Tally Increases #2

Comrades, Check out this awesome blog post from Black Girl Dangerous, “Things to Stop Being Distracted by When a Black Person Gets Murdered by Police.”  Let us not be blind to these things and face them! Until Next Time,  -D

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Everyone Needs a Little Badu in Their World

Good Wednesday, comrades. I want to share Erykah Badu’s Window Seat with you (it’s been in my head for the last few days). I think it’s worth way more than one play. I am also posting the lyrics, I hope you … Continue reading

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As the Tally Increases

This is going to be a little raw and unstructured, but, why can’t we all not sleep? Why doesn’t this tally of death keep us awake at night? Why, when we are constantly exposed to blatant MASS MURDER, RAPE, DEATH, AND … Continue reading

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On This Figurative Last Week of Freedom.

I always have this ambivalent anticipation the week before classes begin. However, I am even more anxious knowing that this is a school year that I really have to ‘put verbs in my sentences’ so to speak. This is the … Continue reading

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Please Excuse Me During This Transition.

Comrades- Pardon the dust and cobwebs as I am transitioning into academic mentality. My last year in this graduate program is upon me and I seem to be drowning under all the run-around and red-tape. Classes don’t start for a couple weeks, … Continue reading

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