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Artist vs. Black Artist

As a child, I was taught to be open minded and accepting of other races, cultures, and people. In addition, since I’m black and bilingual; I seem to be one of those persons who is frequently asked, “What are you?” when referring to my ethnic background. 172 more words

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Rock Odd

“You have to be odd to be number one” –Dr. Seuss

My sister recently graduated from high school and this was her senior quote. She’s a very eccentric person, like myself, and I wanted my gift to be something special. 140 more words

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Support Black Owned Businesses

Few people realize the true spending power African Americans hold. According to Black Enterprise, the buying power of African-Americans was projected to be 1.1 trillion in 2015. 186 more words

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T h i s

an exploration {exploratory} exercise

to look within and write the words that come out

soul searching, seeking answers within

finding out from myself, from Source within… 19 more words

low tide

i have not written anymore
gently tossed pebbles to the base of my lungs, i
pressed lips to trachae and thought “breathe”, just
to hear the tremor of imprisoned breath, feel… 178 more words

Black Art

Believe it or not, I can actually draw.

I visited The High Museum last week to peep the Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks exhibit. I wouldn’t call myself a fan, but I do like his work and appreciate the work of any artist that is discernible + unique. 390 more words

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