ghost.| written July 10, 2019

He appeared as a ghost It wasn’t supposed to happen It was supposed to be different We were planning a future We were healing I was changing and growing I thought it would be better now But he appeared as a ghost 2:52am In my doorway. Questioning the whereabouts of his wine Trying to prove [...]

“Space Is the Place”: Afrofuturism and Science Fiction by Djenne Grant|My Finish Senior Project!

“Space Is the Place”: Afrofuturism and Science Fiction by Djenne Grant|My Finish Senior Project!

Introduction   This essay discusses how black people appear in science fiction literature and put a spotlight on the genre Afrofuturism. I am an avid reader and aspiring author who loves to be taken into space, whether it’s through film, literature, or music. I’ve always found interest in worlds away from this planet, or in [...]

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo| Non-Spoiler Review

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo| Non-Spoiler Review

Hello, lovelies This is The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid Aging and reclusive Hollywood movie icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant for the job, no one is more astounded than Monique herself. [...]

Sun Ra| Afrofuturism

Sun Ra| Afrofuturism

Hello, Hello! We are back at it again! This post is apart of a series I am doing on Afrofuturism. I will be posting something new every week! While doing my research, I was so excited to learn that Afrofuturism began back in the '50s with an artist named Sun Ra. I first heard of [...]