I’m Tired.

I'm tired of crying myself to sleep at night. I'm tired of scrolling through social media and seeing my black brothers and sisters killed. I'm tired of white people not listening. I'm tired of the government not listening. I'm tired of our fucking racist president. I'm tired of black people not getting the same fucking …

Continue reading I’m Tired.

That Time We Elected a Black President

This midterm election was historic in so many ways. Young voters went out in record smashing numbers, the house is democratic majority (the air suddenly smells like peach... im-peach-ment!), there were DOZENS of firsts for POC and non cis white men elected, and honestly I cried tears of joy this morning. If you're a young …

Continue reading That Time We Elected a Black President

Biracial Representation

I can count the number of biracial men and women I know on one hand. I have a younger sister and brother, and two cousins who also have a white mother and a black father. I grew up not seeing myself represented in the media. When people talk about representation they usually speak broadly, there …

Continue reading Biracial Representation