Blacks and Mental Illness: Be Cool

Blacks and Mental Illness: Be Cool

The Dozens. Snaps. Keeping it real, no frontin’. Busting. We have so many names for this tradition in black culture, this habit of harshness with each other but calling it fun. We make fun of each other’s clothing, physical features, smells habits and...
Undisclosed Podcast Episode 5

Undisclosed Podcast Episode 5

The grass isn’t any greener When I sat down to write the recap for episode 5, I was somewhat at a loss. Ok, backup. “Sat down to write” isn’t really accurate. My process is more organic; things occur to me and I make a mental note of them and...
Undisclosed Episode 4 Recap: Break in Routine

Undisclosed Episode 4 Recap: Break in Routine

  Undisclosed Episode 4 Routine can cause you to do things without thinking. Have you ever headed to a place that shares a route with your commute to work? I know I have, and I’ve wound up halfway to my job before I’ve realized I wasn’t heading...
ADHD and Scheduling

ADHD and Scheduling

ADHD and scheduling is a pain and the balance is between overwhelming and boring. Story of my life. A story in which I have led myself to believe that I can do the work of ten people, all of whom have a better memory and more time than I do. The last few weeks have...