director, comedian, screenwriter, and then a fourth thing but this one is a joke. big dummy.
I've actively avoided engaging with so much of the media around George Floyd's death because I find it exhausting and cyclical in a way I can't handle. There's nothing I could read that would give me hope that we won't be doing this again a year from now, there's nothing I could write or watch that wouldn't just feel so familiar and kick in the sense of hopelessness and cynicism that comes around every few months when the world needs…
when they say "money can't buy happiness" it's meant in a very direct and temporary sense, though it's crucially wrong in that money can unlock security and comfort in ways that can make you happy. but it can't buy freedom.
wealth is nothing more than a mound of dirt. and from atop that mound you can see so much more than you could from the floor. but you can't stand on top of the mound without it slowly eroding below…
me, a white woman: other kids my age love justin bieber and one direction… but i like real music. elvis presley. dusty springfield. the beantles. i was born in the wrong generation. i wish i was born in the 60s. those were the best years of all time
the black man i have an inexplicable romance with: oh word?