Gun in My Hand, Hope in My Heart

Gun in My Hand, Hope in My Heart

The summer before my senior year of college I traveled to San Francisco to visit my father, who I’d not seen or been in touch with for several years. On the first night of my visit, after taking me to a few of his hang-out spots to introduce me to his friends,...
Words of Wisdom to, and from, Our Black Sons

Words of Wisdom to, and from, Our Black Sons

Today, I hope you’ll join me in sending beloved #ThankYouThursday love and appreciation to Shaka Senghor for being a beacon of compassion, creativity and demonstrating the redemptive power of what is possible when we choose to not define ourselves by our worst...