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You’ve seen Black Panther. Now get your ticket for A Wrinkle in Time.

Originally posted on Scott Woods Makes Lists:
Now that Black Panther is out and wrecking manner of beautiful havoc cinematically, financially, and culturally, you’re likely wondering what the next move is. How do the people who loved, liked or just appreciated Black Panther to the point of elevating the film from a moment in entertainment…

28 MORE Black Picture Books That Aren’t About Boycotts, Buses or Basketball (2018)

Originally posted on Scott Woods Makes Lists:
When I made the first of these lists back in 2016 I had no idea the places it would go: Libraries, schools and families all over the world continue to share it even now, and I am humbled by its reception. I’ve long threatened to do a sequel…

Being Absurdly Existential on the Eve of Leaving (Again)

Originally posted on Jaunting Jake:
***Note: I wrote this on Monday, October 30, 2017, the day before leaving my home in Michigan to go on my next journey. Then things got busy. Might as well give you what I have to offer.*** The year 2017 has been a wild one up through October. So far:…

Chapter 3: Orientation

Originally posted on mariahsmeanderings:
I greeted Virgil with an over-the-top wave, and his usually passive, somewhat glum-looking face turned into a smile. The afternoon light was fast waning in Bucharest as we returned to the Pensiunea, and the same woman at the front desk also smiled to see me again. I dumped my bag and…

Chapter 2: Ready, set, go!

Originally posted on mariahsmeanderings:
2 Ready, Set, Go! Oversleeping isn’t exactly a term you can truthfully use when you have nothing to do to be late for. It can still be applied, however, to someone who not only needs to wake up in a timely manner in order to adjust to a new time zone…but…

The Silence Here is Deafening – And It Kills

Originally posted on South Seattle Emerald:
by Ohenewaa Nkrumah On one of my last days at the University of Washington School of Medicine (UW SOM) before I took a leave of absence that was prompted by one racially violent incident after the other, I sat in class fighting back tears of frustration, humiliation, and anger.…

I got a license for love

Peer: you’re so rebellious Me: if by rebellious you mean I have integrity in a world that runs on manipulation and lies, yes, I am very rebellious