reflection

Culture & Black Life

Even in Therapy, White Privilege Has a Home

I started going to therapy because I needed to get out of the clutter of my thoughts and the perceptions of others. Perceptions are distorted even more when you cast in the advent of social media. I started judging my life based on my perceptions of other people’s lives. Why am I not as successful

Culture & Black Life

Visible Man

The night before I leave Paris for Berlin, I pull out my notebook and read a poem I’ve been working on to my friend Susan. I set my hair on fire so you could find me on the dance floor. Right before I left the States for Europe, I dyed my hair bright red. In