Soundtracks For The Soul: Jay Electronica | A Written Testimony

“Sometimes I was held down by the gravity of my pen… Sometimes I was held down by the gravity of my sin… Sometimes, like Santiago, at crucial points of my novel, my only logical option was to transform into the wind”

– Jay Electronica | Ezekiel’s Wheel

White Privilege Masks My Ethnic Name in Plain Sight

What if my name was Rei Don? Ray’Donna? La Reida? Do those variations wave a familiar flag, something one can ethnically identify? If you could put a face to those names, would it include my fair skin, blonde hair, and blue eyes?