I illustrated a kids book. It released in April. Two weeks ago, the author of the book and myself set up for a 3 day book festival here in Baltimore. The overall experience was cool, and encouraging. I shared conversations with a wide variety of authors, educators and creative minds. I was inspired, motivated and […]

I’ve been seriously neglecting this outlet. Diving deeper into my art focuses my attention away from the talks with myself that would lead to these journal entries. My thoughts don’t wander as much. And when they do, my body isn’t idle. So sitting down to type things out obviously doesn’t happen as often. I feel […]

I think about death a lot. Probably more than I’d care to admit. But, I barely care about incoming perceptions. Most of my cares are superficial. It’s just the end of things on this physical plane. Right? Lets say death is that. What is it about the idea of death that bothers people so much? […]

typed over the course of some un-calculated number of days In November, I decided I would cut meat out of my diet for a month. I honestly can’t remember why I decided to. Maybe just to challenge myself, I suppose. It’s nearing the middle of April, and aside from the 3 times I’ve had grits […]

(minus the slanguage part because I’m a terrible sketch page engineer) How much of the blame for cultural appropriation falls on the creators of the culture? Is it up to the givers to recognize a person/people as mostly takers? If they are recognized, should the creators allow their culture to be exposed to the takers? […]

typed over the course of some un-calculated number of days A whole lot of porn gifs on my Tumblr stream. And I’m realizing that I just have to search harder on there for scenes with black women. Need some fucking variety. Still working at a place I don’t want to be at for people I […]