Hidden Gems, interviews

Humanizing Immigrants and Refugees – A Conversation With Emily Mata

A year ago on February 9th, 2019, I took a road trip to Santa Barbara to see an art show put together by Emily Mata, an art student at Westmont college. A photo I had shared with her was painted portraying the bond I share with an American citizen, despite our different heritage and race.… Continue reading Humanizing Immigrants and Refugees – A Conversation With Emily Mata

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Inspiration for Travis Holloway

When I was younger, I always thought my older brother was so cool. He would come over and visit ever so often and eventually he moved back in with us. Initially he didn’t seem that interested in having a relationship with his younger sisters. He would just buy us things. I will never forget when… Continue reading Inspiration for Travis Holloway

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A Crazy Thursday Night

"Ight bro, holla at me." I said to Ron as we dapped down. We had just left Barwest on J street and we were about to go home. It was 11:15pm so it was early for us. Ron had been having issues with his ole lady and she was even more pissed that he went… Continue reading A Crazy Thursday Night