The brown turtle’s first monthly playlist.
So as my readers should know, I am a huge music nerd and feel like that needs to be incoporated into the brown turtle. When I first started, I tried to do a song of the day, which I soon realized is very difficult to keep up with. Then I decided to do an original…
“It’s the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.” – Muhammad Ali
A little piece about my first AfroPunk festival.
This one’s for the good guys and the girls who seek them
Week 17: Michael Jackson — Off the Wall (1979)
A contributed stream of conciousness.
“Don’t chase people. Be yourself, do your own thing and work hard. The right people – the ones who really belong in your life – will come to you. And stay.” – Will Smith
“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” – Nelson Mandela
Week 16: Anderson .Paak — Malibu (2016)
“Don’t be different just for different’s sake. If you see it differently, function that way. Follow your own muse, always.” – Morgan Freeman
A poem about America’s true colors.