Blackness as a Disease

I wanted to present a polished, formal essay – a satire, perhaps – about the seriousness of “being Black”. Using the medical disease model, I wanted to present “Blackness” as a health-threatening condition. Health is defined as physical, mental, and social wellbeing. For further clarification, wellbeing is the experience of “positives” or “good things”. Experiencing…

The Big Splurge

I marched up to the (almost) nearest community college and signed up for some classes. What am I taking? I’m glad you asked. I forget. Let me get the schedule. Let’s see what we’ve got here…ready? I am taking: Drawing 1, Designing Websites, Reiki 1, and Reiki 2. Wonderful choices, you say? How much is…

I Like Naps

You probably don’t care but I really like to nap. It is one of my fav activities. I think I have napping on the brain because I have probably had about 2 hours of sleep in the last 24 hours. I am sitting ini class and all is hear is “womp, womp, womp…” How do…