Tabs open on your screen right now:
a poem, an essay prompt for my students, a Khadijah Queen poem, facebook, some lab results from my doctor, itunes playing Noname, an article about why your man will leave you instanty
If you had to brag about yourself:
I’d say something sassy like “google me”
Your writer crush:
Justin Torres & Joseph Legaspi
“put this pussy in ya mouth now smack/like it’s thanksgiving and it ain’t coming back/collard greens, neckbones, nigga chew this ass”
Any place in the world:
Cheese Grits with shrimp, bacon, onions, and some grilled tomatoes on the side.
Favorite online places right now:
theoatmeal.com, twitter, porn.
Your rituals (writing or not):
awake no later than 8am, turning my bathroom into a sauna pre-shower, eating steak on really bad days, calling home on Sundays.
Least impressive thing about you:
Favorite space to write:
On my phone on pubic transit
What should we know:
fish oil is really good for your hair, skin, nails, heart, brain, and reduces body fat
Guilty literary pleasure:
badly written interracial gay erotica
Best book nobody talks about:
“Man vs Sky” by Corey Zeller
Character (TV, book, movie) you most identify with:
Toni Braxton in the “He Wasn’t Man Enough For Me” Video
Last time you lied:
said I was tired so I could leave a social gathering (I do that like once a week)
Question you secretly want to be asked:
What’s your favorite word?