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Living with looming specters of death

Jeffrey Rousseau
4 min readMay 31, 2022

A month ago, in a video essay about Black boyhood F.D Signifier said:

“…I think about death a lot. Like all I can think about sometimes is how I don’t want to die, I don’t want to die just because dying seems like it would suck, and I still want to do things…”

I think that probably best summarizes how I think about living in America, well partly anyway. I have to accept…

Jeffrey Rousseau

I bat for PoCs, marginalized, equality, inclusion & geekdom. I'm warming the bench until coach subs me in.