“I’d move the F on! I actually wouldn’t be with a loser like that in the first place.”

— Beatrix, age 13, is watching the Billy Eillish documentary and has thoughts about her boyfriend choices.

Current Thought Pattern (which I will likely write more on): For Black folks, our ancestors and relations — our people — are our generational wealth. And, we use this cultural currency in much the same way.

A must read is my friend Mo Perry’s latest message; Sentimental Hygiene

I think this has led to… the sense that our very identity and tribal belonging are dependent on feeling very angry and very scared. Trouble is, those feelings…aren’t good for you.