Shuntae Drake

Stories from Shuntae Drake

So That I May


I don’t walk backwards

I don’t dwell in the past

I don’t look back

I don’t repeat the same mistake

I don’t give trust

“All of Western nations have been caught in a lie, the lie of pretended humanism.” This statement took me back to being 19 years old in 1993. I was walking out of a store and I saw an elderly white lady struggling to open a door. I immediately went to assist her, opened the door for her, and asked if I could help her to her vehicle.