Cover Photo: A photo of the author sitting in a backyard in Paris.
Photograph courtesy of the author

In an America on Fire, Baldwin’s Legacy Led Me to Paris

Just as America’s horrors led Baldwin to flee decades before, I waded through my own fear as a gay, black man coming of age in an America burning once again.

No Name In The Street

Riding With DeathReady to Die

Another CountryAnother Country

Baldwin was saved many times, by himself or others, but he could have been saved far more.

Another Country

Prince Shakur is a queer, Jamaican American writer and activist based in Columbus, Ohio. He is writing his debut memoir on life in Obama and Trump’s America and his political, coming of age.