Here I will offer my reasons why I am optimistic about Earth’s energy future, regenerative food production, creative solutions emerging from primarily the youth … as well as the future of the Afrikan continent and global social justice.
Stories Set To Music: 1/11/2018 The original version of this story appeared around 2018-2019 and began with this quote from a Blood Orange song, “I can be the only one / but do you even want me to …”; the point was to highlight the highs and lows of romantic love as well as theContinue reading “Songs In The Chi of Love”
In the next upcoming days I will be sharing some deeply personal reflections and notes from The Men on the Mountain Sessions which I attended recently with Dr Baba Buntu’s Shabaka Men of Afrika. Of course it is worth mentioning that I cannot divulge too much of what other brothers said about themselves and whatContinue reading “Reflections from The Mountain with Shabaka Men of Afrika”
Menzi Maseko Spontaneous Poetry Collection A collection of poems written mostly spontaneously on social media platforms or live during and after music performances. 1 The Ring Of Fire (revisitation) Last night I saw Johnny Cash while blowing my trumpet At first I thought it was the Devil then I remembered that Black is the colourContinue reading “Excerpt From Soon To Be Published Book”
“At this time I’d like to say a few word, especially to my sisters. Sisters, Black people will never be free unless Black women participate in every aspect of our struggle, on every level of our struggle.” – Assata Shakur For the longest time, I have comtemplated writing on the subject of women’s complex conditions,Continue reading “The Fear of Women”
“Everybody has enough personal power for something. The trick for the warrior is to pull his personal power away from his weaknesses to his/her warriors purpose.” – The Second Ring of Power, The Shamans of Ancient Mexico
“For a Warrior, to be inaccessible means that he touches the world around him sparingly. And above all, he deliberately avoids exhausting himself and others. He doesn’t use and squeeze people until they have shriveled to nothing, especially the people he loves.” – The Wheel of Time, The Shamans of Ancient Mexico