Never Ask For Water From A Stone

“never ask for water from a stone”

Community Love

“the longing for love and the movement of love is underneath all of our activities” — bell hooks

Our Bright and Burning Future

Last night marked the 13th Annual Youth Speaks Grand Slam Finals at the beautiful San Francisco Opera House. For those of you who witnessed the power and bravery of each and every poet who touched stage, you understand that the next generation can undoubtedly speak for itself. As a poet mentor and member of the … Continue reading

Haji “The Indian Rapper” Springer

Taking the lead from FWMJ over at Rappers I know, I thought I’d post about local Bay Area emcee, Haji Springer. If you’re lucky, you just might catch Haji thizzing and going dummy on the streets of San Leandro in this custom made tricked-out whipsicle, peep: If that isn’t good race politics, I don’t know … Continue reading