“And what shall we do, we who did not die?”

"And what shall we do, we who did not die?  What shall we do now?  How shall we grieve, and cry out loud, and face down despair?  Is there an honorable, non-violent means towards mourning and remembering who and what we loved?" -June Jordan I will always remember when I was talking to a friend… Continue reading “And what shall we do, we who did not die?”

When I Wake Up, It Won’t Matter if It’s 1860, 1960, or 2014

Sometimes I think about staying in Europe. But Europe does not understand my pain. I stayed up really late to work, but more importantly to listen to the grand jury decision on whether or not to indict Darren Wilson for the death of Michael Brown. I was writing the beginning of my conclusion when the… Continue reading When I Wake Up, It Won’t Matter if It’s 1860, 1960, or 2014