Free verse

Day 317: Brown in Academia

“Problematize yourself and we can begin." Write off your experiences your understanding but speak with no authority. You are the Inside other. Be an outsider of your voice, and allow the colonizing experts to tell you what you meant to say. Remember…! Assumptions about cultures can only be made by the white hand, a brown… Continue reading Day 317: Brown in Academia

Prose

Day 289: Why Brown Lives Should Care

Let's forget the fact that these lives lost were people, with dreams and families. Imagining future stories to be created and recollecting tales from the past. Let's pretend that these people didn't just step outside to see, and to feel the air of freedom on their onyx skin. Understanding the gift that freedom is, and the ability to share their wonder with others. Let's argue… Continue reading Day 289: Why Brown Lives Should Care