Charleston

Rev. Clementa Pinckney, 41, father and pastor of Emmanuel AME. Rev. Sharona Singleton, 45, mother, track coach, speech therapist. Myra Thompson, 59, wife, Vicar of The Church of the Holy Trinity.  Tywanza Sanders, 26, recent graduate, dreamed to be a barbershop owner. […]

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Love, not Law: A Response to Mental Illness

Two weeks ago now (sorry about that), I mentioned that a friend who read my op-ed in Real Change’s May 27th issue had asked some good follow-up questions, specifically what my suggestions for better legislation/solutions were and if there are other states or countries that are […]

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I Must Know You

It’s turned out that, for most of my life, I’ve written a poem a day. It’s not to brag, but to say that that particular aspect was not the challenging part of the 30/30 Project. It was challenging – as evidenced by […]

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