Published in an artist book "Warrior"
Going from a newspaper to an essay to a conversation to a memory. The handwritten essay was used by my friend Mashaun Hendricks to lead a restorative justice training with police and the residents of North Lawndale after a Guardian article exposes Chicago’s police torture in a black site building across the street from where we worked together.
Teardrops are a loss of those forgotten, remembering their story.
Each teardrop represents a lost loved one to the community.