"I was living the Epicurian life and I was miserable."
"The sad part is, my dad, knows the Bible from Genesis to Revelation word for word without opening it."
"I was supposed to just maybe potentially get a G.E.D., possibly graduate High School."
"One day when COVID happened, I lost my job and all things came to a head."
"For a long time, I was ashamed of it."
"Do I shoot innocent little kids or do I rebel?"
"Despite my story, despite my character, all they saw was this scary black guy."
"I wanted to laugh for three days. I knew I knew, I knew I was free."
"My plans for her life did not go as planned."
"Dad wasn't there for us emotionally."