Category: donte collins

Lately, when asked, ‘how are you’, I respond w…

Lately, when asked, ‘how are you’, I respond with a name no longer living.

From Donte Collins’ book, AUTOPSY.

From Donte Collins’ book, AUTOPSY.

Donte Collins, “What the Dead Know by He…

Donte Collins, “What the Dead Know by Heart”. Support the artist and get your copy of Donte’s book, AUTOPSY.

I say I matter and a ghost white hand appears …

I say I matter and a ghost white hand appears over my mouth.

From Donte’s incredible book, AUTOPSY.

From Donte’s incredible book, AUTOPSY.

Grief is not yet a question you’ve answered wi…

Grief is not yet a question you’ve answered with sex.

i could, so easily, let my heart back inside t…

i could, so easily, let my heart back inside this burning house.

Donte Collins, “Thirteen Ways of Looking…

Donte Collins, “Thirteen Ways of Looking at Thirteen (after Patricia Smith)”. Support the artist and snag your copy of AUTOPSY.

To be queer and Black is to walk out of the cl…

To be queer and Black is to walk out of the closet into a casket.

i choose the cypher at dusk the swaying circle…

i choose the cypher at dusk the swaying circle & the music we make with our mouths.