It's patriot szn! Wednesday is National Cookout Day or as some American's like to call it, the 4th of July or Independence Day. All across this land, folks will be gazing at fireworks, spending time with family and friends, and saluting the flag, marveling at the awe and promise of the small colony that dared. [...]
I have a thing for a man named Martin. I met him almost two years ago on my birthday weekend in a little store in Silverlake, Los Angeles. His storefront was recommended to me by a friend who I was desperately trying to emulate in a time of great uncertainty in my life. At this point, I was turning 24.
Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare. - Audre Lorde For the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh but have divine power to destroy strongholds. - 2 Corinthians 10:4 I break chains all by myself, won't let my freedom rot in hell. - Beyonce
Or at least it's American Embassy
To be a Negro in this country is to be in a constant state of rage - Baldwin You can’t heal what you never reveal - Jay Z