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Maya & Ciera (June 2020). Photograph by Simone Thompson.
“Pride 2020 is about disrupting boundaries and carving intersectional paths in stone. It’s about claiming your identity and finding solace in the warm embrace of community. Most importantly, pride is about empowering yourself to live honestly and unapologetically.”
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Untitled (Feyi) (August 2019). Photograph by Isabel Okoro.
“This is a photo of my friend Feyi John Majek from last summer. To me, pride is about feeling free in your being, regardless of how you choose to express yourself or whom you choose to love. At the same time, instances of homophobia, queerphobia, and the often violent transphobia that members of the LGBTQ+, especially black and brown trans women, experience every day remind us that we have to keep fighting.”
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Cille, Ace of Hearts(2018), from the ongoing series Pur·suit. Photograph by Naima Green.
“…tired, angry, and full of dreams, too.”