Yet again, prophetic hip hop’s unofficial spokesman brings his best lyrics and unique music in a debut track, “Victory Lap.” Seattle’s Macklemore was slated to release a brand new album in 2012, […]
Whenever I hear a story about an person at the end of his life, I picture a sad, old gentleman on a hospital bed, surrounded by a couple close family […]
The summer after I graduated high school, additional adult responsibility crashed upon me like raucous ocean waves upon a rocky shore. I spread my energy between a retail sales job, […]
Do you ever get that feeling that you’re living in the scene of a movie? Sometimes the moment’s just right, things are going just as you’d hoped, and you envision […]
A popular hip-hop artists take on church, Christianity—and the unexpected gems religion offers for those willing to dig for them.
Over the past decade, tens of thousands of miles traversed, and forty two states visited (or more — I’d have to check my log), I’m come to love the energy […]
First of all, if you haven’t seen the introduction to this series, get an idea of what this is, how we’re exploring cultural exegesis, and what “shadows of truth” are […]
Last summer, on a flight between Chicago and Portland, I settled into my seat with book in hand, as was my common practice. Part way through the flight, the college-aged […]