Here's to The Griot: my Clean, Well-Lighted Place.
its fine its fine its going to be fine
Nobody knows what day it is anymore. The President said “please” on Wednesday, as in, “Any questions, please?” Swans and dolphins appeared in the Venice canals. Governor Gavin Newsom of California has ordered all residents to stay home. Italy’s death toll has exceeded China’s. Severe storms and tornadoes hit the central US last night. The … Continue reading The Apocalypse Diaries (Day Eight: 3-20-2020)
Hail to the artists! Come out, come out, you venerable souls! Pens, Brushes, Cameras, Woodwinds, Strings! Come out, come out, you shy little shits! Sing into the air! Dance against the earth! Make and cast into the streams and rivers of America! Make and blow into the eddies of the wind! Make and piss upon … Continue reading The Apocalypse Diaries (Day Seven: 3-19-2020)
I. I love you, Mama. I love you, Baba. I love you, siblings. I love you, cousins. I love you, uncle and auntie. I love you, Ice. I love you, E. I love you, Wes. I love you, Z. I love you all, my friends my neighbors my colleagues my children my countrymen. I love … Continue reading The Apocalypse Diaries (Day Six: 3-18-2020)