a.i. talking about practice / black girl magic / character & spirit / conjure / create / dope / dope together / double entendre / g g g g g g / gas money / HATS / hip hop / in spirit and truth / lets be dope together / listening / magic / mama said write it out / truth / visionary

happy birthday to me

Today I’m 42. Because it’s my birthday, here is a manifesto and a where I’m from sprinkled with a Jackie Robinson and a psychic, poetic Piscean energy: I wish you so much love. I wish you reconciliation with your mother. Do what you’ve been talking about. Put your name on it. Be angry but work … Continue reading

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nkyinkyim

is the adinkra symbol tattoo I got when I spent summer 2010 in the bean. NKYINKYIM “twisting” symbol of initiative, dynamism and versatility Nkyinkyim: Principled Adaptability [PDF] is a great read. -gelle, who carries dynamism, initiative and versatility on her body Continue reading