Tags » Kevin Jackson

"Welcome Home" Chapter Eight- Notice me Horton

The winds of autumn pushed summer out the door before I hardly realized what was going on. The last couple weeks of August ushered in changes that somehow corresponded with the new toe-chilling icy freshness in the morning; a new day was dawning and my life was taking another road into September. 1,016 more words

Brooke Norris

Mexicans storm the Southern Border


Read more at http://theblacksphere.net/2014/7/mexicans-storm-southern-border#MH30rL6uYGGSGJk7.99

Reported by Kevin Jackson

No wonder Obama didn’t want to go to the border, and decided to fist bump a gay guy at an Austin, TX bbq joint. 118 more words


"Welcome Home" Chapter Seven- "Showtime"

Friday came all too quickly. In a way, I was looking forward to being in our one and only performance of The Little Mermaid, but in another way, I knew that as soon as we exited the stage that night, summer camp would be over for the year. 1,957 more words



Australian Ballet’s Manon – destined for a tragic love story


"Welcome Home" Chapter Six- The Little Mermaid

The next day of theatre camp was just as much fun as the first one had been. Here is my journal entry for June 5: 1,510 more words


"Welcome Home" Chapter Five- "Of Pirates and Musketeers"

At this point, I had three serious, remaining problems in my life: one, I had chosen to deny emotion in order to embrace the sterner facade of my supposed “manhood;” two, I had tried to grow up too fast, which eventually sent me backpedalling; and three, my view of home was now skewed. 1,313 more words