If You Need Some Existential Healing and Have Some Time…

If You Need Some Existential Healing and Have Some Time…

Even if you don’t have time, click the link and save it for later, comrades. This is too good to pass up.

Sara Ahmed is here to breathe LIFE into the struggle.

Until Next Time,

-D

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Behind All the Books, Past the Academe

The Break. Conflictions inside my head has rendered my heart full of dread. What to do next…

Behind All the Books, Past the Academe

The Break. Conflictions inside my head has rendered my heart full of dread. What to do next…

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.

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.

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.

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.”

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.”

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).

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As the Tally Increases

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 SILENCING of COUNTLESS marginalized people? 

If it’s not happening in our country, we feel less affected.

When it’s happening in our country, we find ways to blame the victims.

When…

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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.

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.

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.

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.