(a poem written in 2015) I can't breathe. I'm suffocating in my mind full of hope, although I feel as if there's nothing to hope for. I'm asked to do this and that and even when I know that I've exceeded my bandwidth, I still continue to give out my data. I keep waiting to … Continue reading I Can’t Breathe.
If you have not seen Fruitvale Station, I highly encourage you to watch this film of a real-life catastrophe based on the last 24 hours of 22-year young Oscar Grant, who was shot by a white San Francisco transit police officer on New Year’s Day of 2009. This was the first time I can recall … Continue reading It is not just a new year. We must acknowledge one of our brothers, Oscar Grant.