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[100 DAYS] DAY 2: HEY, WHAT’S UP?

By October 2008, I received many phone calls on my neon green Samsung slider phone. None had underpromised, over-delivered like the one I received asking me to join Barack Obama’s Campaign for Change. My friend, Jesse, from college had been campaigning with Obama for months and was looking to rally troops to fill a secondary office in Charlotte. I remember reading Jesse’s letter of interest … Continue reading [100 DAYS] DAY 2: HEY, WHAT’S UP?

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[100 DAYS] DAY 1: THANK YOU, OBAMA.

Dear President Barack Obama, Today is day one of one hundred days that I will use this platform to express my gratitude for what you have done for this country, this world, and for me. I find it deeply important that you, your family and administration, and all those who organized to Barack-the-Vote know, without a shadow of a doubt, that you made an impact that … Continue reading [100 DAYS] DAY 1: THANK YOU, OBAMA.