Road Trips

A hearty meal feeds the stomach like road trips feed the soul You never drive to reach a permanent point, soon enough you’re back on the road That’s how we learn to enjoy the ride as much as the destination Just like chasing dreams Just like life itself You attain one Then set your mind […]

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We Are The Millennials

We are the millennials A generation who carries on the social legacy of the champions before us A generation who knows what equality does and does not look like, and how to fight for it These times may seem dark, but light persists Our joy persists Our ability to connect persists To fight for the […]

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This is Life

You look up, you smile You look down, you smile Up are the dreams you see for yourself Down are the dreams you once dreamt The world keeps spinning and you sprint to stay afloat But it’s a good sprint One that entails life in full motion Full energy, full emotion The ability to be […]

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History

Act Speak Love Feel Walk March Yell Hike the mountains that were pioneered by others Drink the water recycled by the earth Enjoy the rights won over by our ancestors And don’t ever forget that this is all ours Ours is theirs Their dreams that they fought for Dreams constructed and achieved by single hands […]

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Really Live

There’s a contrast between real living and just living Like that feeling you get when you watch an emotional scene from a movie Or when you look around and realize you’re surrounded by people you love Or when you’re on a plane and the horizon meets the clouds… When you laugh so hard you can […]

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I Want to Fall

I want to fall Free fall, into the endless bounds of this world Weightless, wrapped in the cushion of culture and parachute of discovery I want the world to consume me And with it, teach me every idea, thought, and reason behind every organ, cog, and program that keeps its axis spinning I want to […]

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Dreams

Dreams dreams dreams. They flew in his head around and around, millions of flying colors whizzing about. It was surprising that they didn’t run into each other, that a dismal collapse to the ground like a disorganized array of dominos wasn’t a common occurrence. They just kept flying. “How to catch one? How to find one? How to […]

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Tacky Tapestries

He biked home from school, work, play. They all blended together. He biked home to an empty house. A long day of work that seemed to carry the weight of his brain with the cool fall breeze. A long day of work that seemed to postpone his dreams, sustain a sense of pressure. He sat […]

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IV

It was a foggy day, the dense clouds covered the gem of a town in a blanket of comfort and awe. He ran and ran, step after step, through the street he loved with all his heart. Among the houses that marked four years of stupendous youth, and innocent joy. The waves washed in and out, […]

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Strut

The boy was bouncing off the walls; music rang in his ears, dreams animated to the rhythm of his thoughts. The whole world was his, the whole world was theirs. What the future had in stock could not be defined in terms of excitement alone. What the future had in stock could not be expressed […]

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