Periodically, a new passage from one of the ten manuscripts in progress will be featured on this page.

ibn kenyatta’s (K’s) brutal run-in with a transit policeman in 1974 after jumping a subway turnstile in the Bronx led to a struggle for his life. But even more brutal in many respects was the charge of attempted murder that has kept him behind bars for forty-six years for a crime he did not commit. Shown above is a copy of a charcoal drawing of Billie Holiday done by K in prison..

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