Category: personal

personal

National Coming Out Day

It’s National Coming Out Day. I’ve always been iffy on the topic. My stance has always been that, if people decide to come out, cool. If they go their whole lives and never decide to, also cool. Like, straight people don’t have to come out as straight. However, what’s not cool is other people deciding …

personal, self love, Travel

Parts Unknown

TW: Suicide/depression. Heavy. I was just watching Parts Unknown (had no clue it was on Netflix). It was an episode I had never seen before when Anthony Bourdain visited Buenos Aires, Argentina. They mentioned how big of an industry psychotherapy is there and how it’s normal for everyone who can afford it to visit a …

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Music is Soul Food

I haven’t written in a while so bear with me, grammar Nazis. Also, I’m not sure if I should add a “religion trigger warning”, because some of y’all act like critique of religion is the end of the world. ? But, here we go : I went to three churches yesterday. So, I guess I’m …

personal

Miseducation of Kobi Amissah (Reposted)

This post was originally published on my Tumblr on December 22, 2015. I thought it would help those who aren’t as familiar with me or my writing get to know me better. “This is for whomever decides to read this but mostly for myself. Just a collection of self-aware thoughts, truth, and opinion in a …