When asked why

I owe it to my mother, who crossed over 2,000 miles to find sanctuary in Los Angeles. I owe it to my community, which includes everyone reading this note, but also many who won’t read it, who have all helped me along the way. I owe it to myself, because connecting with the people and resources […]

Can I just Say…

Thursday night was another great time in L.A, as at the close of an incredible year, the Inside Out Writers rocked the house with an amazing holiday party! Ever since I first walked into IOW’s office back in 2014, the place and people there have been a pivotal part of J.T.’s growth, so this holiday season it’s […]

Oh My: Dear Mama,

As she reunites with her son today, we are all the children of Afeni Shakur, the mother of the late great Tupac Amaru Shakur, who continues to inspire revolutionary youth and spirit all across the world. With Love, </:’)