All posts by Wesley Jackson Wade

Wes is a licensed and certified counselor serving clients in the areas of mental health, substance abuse, and career development. He is a SAMHSA and NBCC Addictions Fellow, and is pursuing a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, Policy, & Human Development with a concentration in Counseling & Counselor Education. #EmpathyEvangelist #ComicNerd #HipHopHead #LoverOfBoardGames. Peace. Love. Power.

Out of the Ashes

June 3, 2020

I saw this post amidst a sea of reflective memes on social media intending to give folks–namely White...

Get Smart

March 26, 2020

We currently have 65,000+ cases of COVID-19 in the US as of me writing this (7pm, 3/25). On...

Don’t be Dumb.

March 15, 2020

Here is my Sunday sermon since so many folks are at home (or should be). Hey, y’all. Don’t...

It Ain’t COVID, It’s Us

March 11, 2020

Y’all, what are we doing? We’re in a global pandemic with CVOID-19, which is incredibly serious, but at...

“It’s Complicated”

January 28, 2020

I ’m writing this because I am overwhelmed with the negativity and racism surrounding the tragic death of...

*sigh*

August 25, 2019

I did not want to spend 20-minutes of my night writing this, but I am so frustrated I...

What’s in an Image?

November 4, 2018

I took my child trick-or-treating for the first time this year. She’s two years old, and my partner...

Political Nihilism is a Fool’s Errand

October 14, 2018

When I was a child, I spoke like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like...

November is Coming: A Call for Balance

October 7, 2018

Well folks, it happened. Brett Kavanaugh just landed a lifetime appointment as a justice on the Supreme Court....

NOLA, Like Bourdain, is for the People

June 10, 2018

The US only has three great cities, San Francisco, New York, and New Orleans. Everything else is Cleveland....