Finding Home: Marching from Selma to Montgomery

One plane. Two feet. Three breaths. Four different thoughts flickering back and forth like a light bulb spiraling out of energy. Step after step after step definitions of purpose circle my brain as I move from point A to B, trepidation to resolve. I had been tapped by the State of Alabama and the National […]

Khadijat Oseni

Cuba: Off the Beaten Path

In the middle of December, I disembarked a charter plane. After pinching myself twice, I rubbed remnants of sleep off my face. Though I arrived in the middle of winter, I was greeted by a warm breeze, ​statuesque palm trees, and rays of sunlight that kissed my cheeks. I was in Cuba and I was […]

Moraa Onyonka