Category Archives: hatred

The Cancer of Hate

The cancer of hate cannot be cured by the razing of monuments or the National Guard. Its legacy envelopes our pure and precious babies, infects institutions and poisons the rivers of love that nourish souls. The vitriolic vocabulary of hate … Continue reading

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In Memory of The Pulse Nightclub Victims

A repost from 1 year ago.* This poem was inspired by the recent Pulse Nightclub tragedy in Orlando, Florida, a town I grew up in and live near today. Like millions of others around the world I have so many … Continue reading

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Grandma, Dolly and Martin – Reflections on Racial Hatred

She was the first doll I ever had. A gift from my maternal grandmother. A philosophy of life in a child’s hands. A child whose life would evolve into a pilgrimage¬†of restlessness, self-discovery and change. U-hauls, cars packed to their … Continue reading

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