When We Aren't Dancing

I wish more white people showed the same enthusiasm for Black music, Black fashion, Black language, and Black dances towards Black people as human beings whose lives are worthy of being protected.

on writing, or struggling, & both

There's a whole world out there that tells you that your voice isn't necessary. That what you're doing is extraneous. That it's some kind of luxury. Part of the work, then, becomes convincing yourself that what you're doing is powerful and necessary.