Welcome 2021!

Uati
5 min readJan 1, 2021

Happy New Year! 2021 is here! 2020 is finally over! We beat that level. Moment of silence and pour out some liquor and libations for those who did not make it through. We miss you. We carry your spirits forward as you elevate.

“When it’s going on 1000 years…”

— Solange, FUBU

10 days after the Great Conjunction but it feels like the blink of an eye — like we accomplished a feat of time travel. if you 👁 w your 3️⃣rd eye 2️⃣0️⃣2️⃣0️⃣ = a year for DEEP Shadow Work. I am proud of how I channeled my energy last year. It was challenging; and there were novel rewards; my journey was inward but I was supported by true magicians.

“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.” — Sir Desmond Tutu

I am claiming our new homeland in 2021. #createsanctuaryforBlackmages

“Your silence will not protect you.” — Audre Lorde

The truth is sometimes silence can protect you as an individual. Temporarily. But it never protects the collective. And bc it never protects the collective any protection it provides for the individual is necessarily temporary. Because once the threat to the community is realized it will also threaten the individual by the laws of cause and effect. No person is an island.

7 years ago today I was tackled and restrained with zip ties in my own home in my pajamas by police and my entire family is still friends w the person who called the cops on me. and Im still friends with my family, except for that particular abuser, but don’t expect me to shut up about this and if you have a problem with that maybe we really aren’t friends. I’m not sure. but

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Uati

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