New York, a love story

  I believe in New Yorkers. Whether they've ever questioned the dream in which they live, I wouldn't know, because I won't ever dare ask that questions." -Dylan Thomas I don't know when I first fell in love with New York, but I have loved it for so long and so passionately that it's like … Continue reading New York, a love story

The weight of glory

Almost anything, if not everything, has good and bad. Last night turned from good into bad for me. I spent the evening reading and watching a couple of episodes of Friends, but as I started writing in my journal I began to reflect. Honestly, I got more sad and disappointed the more I wrote and thought about … Continue reading The weight of glory

Anger, passion, and freedom of speech

If I told you you had the power to make a difference, would you? ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Radical. Angry. Outspoken. Passionate. Fearless. Pointless. These are just a few words that have been said about me. I can't say that I can take credit for any of them or that I'm proud of most of them. See, I speak … Continue reading Anger, passion, and freedom of speech

It all started with ISIS

It all started with ISIS, but the conversation goes beyond that. The conversation continued with the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases. It went to Charlie Hebdoe and the recent shooting at Garissa University in Kenya, but this won't be the end of the conversation. No, the conversation always goes on. I've been doing a lot … Continue reading It all started with ISIS