Michigan in Color


But I understand that you may not comprehend that even though we may look the same or even totally different, we all can relate to this
This question of “who am I?”


I can name the South Asian writers I know and have read on one hand.

Yellow Smile

Can’t stop thinking about

My skin. I am confusing. And sometimes, I am confused.

Right now, it’s a faded mocha, the winter has taken a lot out of me

Including my color

And every time I see lingering eyes


Flint Water Crisis

On Feb.


Dear Black People at the University of Michigan,




The global chain of movements driven organically by the people give me hope. As many systematic, institutional and legal structures thwart any attempts of equality, we shall overcome.

Authentically, unapologetically Black

In an article for the National Review late last year, senior editor Jonah Goldberg discussed the (now former) popularity of Ben Carson amongst the GOP.