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Emma Watson, Taylor Swift, and Starbucks Feminism

Originally posted on Black Millennial Musings:
Last week, Emma Watson, known for her iconic role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, delivered a feminist speech at the United…

September 30, 2014 · Leave a comment


I closed the musical Purlie on Sunday. It was not lost on me that I was doing a musical that satirizes racism, economic disparity, sharecroppers and the south. The show … Continue reading

September 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Race of Rehearsal

From Sept 2013: The other day I was in a long dance rehearsal. It has been a few months since I’ve danced that hard. The last time I was in … Continue reading

September 16, 2014 · Leave a comment


Terror. Terrorist. Terrorism. Violence and intimidation…I meditate on these thoughts today. The names will be read, families will weep, prayers will be said and candles will be lit for the … Continue reading

September 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

For Blackness

  I am still numb.  The cries of the bodies of black men call out from the other side: SEE ME! I raise my voice to acknowledge: Mike Brown Oscar … Continue reading

September 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

Long Time, No See…

If there were no mirrors, would I see you better? Would I look into the eyes of the stranger more? Really see the divine, that namaste in my enemy? Never … Continue reading

August 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Where do Black Men go?

I am at a loss. There is a frustration and anger within me that is mixed with sadness. I cry often and beat my fists into things, rather than people. … Continue reading

August 28, 2014 · 7 Comments

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