A few random pics, just because, hell, why not?

My locs and I, putting up with each other for 9+ years now.

We've finally developed an understanding.

At Little Next Door in LA.
Cute, cute, cute place, highly recommended!

I'm an unabashed foodie & wine+beer snob. Who is
oddly not at all above weeklong binges of Mama Celeste
pizza. Not sure which I deserve more for that alarming fact,
awe or a public shaming...

A true beach-fiend at heart...

Bemused by some raucous surf youth off to the side hyperactively wrestling
in a pile seaweed & squealing with glee. Doesn't anyone do meth anymore?

Iguazu Falls, on the Brazil side.

My ultra-lame camera phone did this
amazing, amazing, amazing natural wonder zero  justice.

Standing humbly on the shoulders of giants.

At a Downtown LA memorial site for the Honorable Biddy Mason.

First-generation, low-income student --> PhD graduate

I cried when my diploma arrived in the mail. I cried a lot.
Eternally grateful to all those who came before me as well as to
all those in the present who have helped me challenge my potential.

(All photos by Ayana McNair)
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