Color Commentary

Jose Vilson Jose, Race

The problem / blessing with being a blogger of “color” is that, because of our natural tendency to discuss politics, we’re instantly labeled and constricted …

The Traveling Prayer

Jose Vilson Jose

Thanks everyone for your prayers and thoughts. I finally arrived to Florida after a somewhat long trip here. I had a short stop at Washington, DC, and …

And I Wonder …

Jose Vilson Jose

“Find your dreams come true And I wonder if you know What it means To find your dreams …” I’ve been forced to do a …

A Dish Best Served Well

Jose Vilson Jose

Man, it’s been a crazy weekend. Unfortunately, I can’t go into specifics, but it’s all accumulating with my father’s worsening health. (If you know how …

Flash Flood Warning

Jose Vilson Jose

The G_d around me and not the G_d I am tapped twice on my shoulder before the storm hit In rumbles calling for home sanctuary …

Walk On Water

Jose Vilson Education, Jose

When it comes to my principles, I didn’t tell them who I quoted from, but I had a discussion around them. What’s great about these …

Peanuts Have To Shower, Too

Jose Vilson Jose

Yesterday, I had the wonderful opportunity to be part of my friend AnnMary’s baby shower. I wish I took pictures, but I swear to you, …

Everything Man

Jose Vilson Jose

As if you didn’t know, I am fully in support of Talib’s latest effort, Eardrum. For the most part, it’s hot as hell. Don’t believe …

Not Too Far To Go

Jose Vilson Short Notes

Before I even continue, I’d like to show my support for Talib’s upcoming effort, Eardrum. I recently wrote about Talib’s artistry in this blog as …

And The Levee Was Gone …

Jose Vilson Jose

I just got back from New Orleans, after a delay with the airport shuttle (taxis are so indispensable), a delayed flight from NO to Charlotte, …

Crazy Eights

Jose Vilson Jose

Borrowed from J. Dakar: The Rules: 1. We have to post these rules before we give you the facts. 2. Players start with eight random …