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NIZM @NizmLaVerite Everywhere

Root beer + cream soda snob, Collector of fitted hats. Fan of dope T-shirts. Pro Photog. Lover of 90s hip-hop, 70’s soul, & jazz, PhD candidate, MC

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Joined Twitter 8/6/11


Though, it is something to be said for a man who lost his wife and kept on. I know he is probably thinking of seein… https://t.co/GJo4V3lnt1I know that I can hear him in my heart, and ponder his words, but not hearing him talk...different kind of torture...Today I didn’t cry when i saw him. I cried so much the last 2 weeks, because I knew this was coming...all this duri… https://t.co/5EMLRURsNrThankful for my family @blackgirlinmain and @yomilo, though it is going to be different without a parentNow I have to get ready for another year of firsts like many folks i have helped who have lost a parent. While I ha… https://t.co/V1YGBSFJqTWhile I know he will truly be in a better place, I grapple with the though of Father’s Day. I grapple with him not… https://t.co/7wbYzRmXNPKnowing that of every phone call had in the last two weeks...the next phone call most likely will be THEE call. He… https://t.co/lRcZuXM0X2Up late thing of what awaits, and thinking we are to now plan final arrangements. FINAL for him! THAT rubs me the w… https://t.co/d2vVdKh7JLAll this started two weeks ago almost to the minute... Dear 2020...you suckI accept his transition as eminent. Motherless was already rough...parentless...it does something to you. Nonethele… https://t.co/nsHwupBL10Pops in hospice...he looks peaceful..it is eminent...I feel it. I combed his hair, read him a few Bible verses.. An… https://t.co/f0N0Nl1Bn9
5/29
2020
Y’all non black friends get real quiet during times like these where racial tensions are high.
Retweeted by NIZMEven while grieving the imminent passing of a my father, I see George Floyd, I see buddy from NYC, and other issue… https://t.co/aUD7R50fO0While in the midst of this, I have also realized we live in a world where as a Black man, you are to take everyone’… https://t.co/87kpo3ndrsEmotionally...I am drained. As if pending death of a parent isn’t enough. It’s other things on top that just make f… https://t.co/jaqcMQf3ST
5/28
2020
Today was tougher than Sunday. I muster strength from feeling my dad squeeze my hand...if he can squeeze my hand...I can carry on.A moment...we as a clan back together...to begin and assist Pops in his final journey. A smile and smirk only cuz w… https://t.co/Z3gxewMwjY
5/27
2020
“A Son addressing his Father” by @NizmLaVerite https://t.co/7IizktucM0
5/26
2020
Wiping tears as I type...today we accept the harsh truth of what is to come...we are thankful for the hospital to a… https://t.co/pSxLPogTYZ
5/25
2020
We need more Black Psychologists & Therapists.
Retweeted by NIZMI would TOTALLY tune in for this lol! 🔥🔥🔥 https://t.co/ZiDKwWIuMt
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5/24
2020
This photo really encapsulates my mood and feel the past 10 days. Dad is one day at a time. We not out the weeds an… https://t.co/belvYVjyRx
5/23
2020
#vibemusic Very rough day...reset tomorrow Please continue to keep my father in your prayers. https://t.co/UCegFZmopHMy heart is heavy...God can do anything...but my heart is heavy..Day 68 of #stayingthefuckhome If 2020 were a person, today it plunged a dagger into my heart. I'm still here but… https://t.co/xkf8nzwk7Q
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5/22
2020
Today was a battle...he is still here..we are thankful. Drained but thankful. Rest. And ready for next steps. IHSVYou don't know how strong you are until being weak is not an option...
5/21
2020
@blackgirlinmain Rest sis, pray and rest. A day is ahead of usThe front was quiet... Tomorrow we have a journey ahead. Tonite I went and skated...a small space and a speaker..an… https://t.co/O4KwFIZpZPI’m dying laughing ....lil homie snapped ....he’s really good https://t.co/98bRgRve4N
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5/20
2020
@HustleSimmons Why not?How is he more accurate with a forklift than I am with an actual fork? https://t.co/CidNZKqy2s
Retweeted by NIZM @JHollins Man fam, same happens to me as a photog. And be legit salty you not trying to clap dem cheeks lol. Like nah I need coins not kittyToday I was pushed to my max. Dad gave us a huge scare this morning...he still here and stabilized. My sister… https://t.co/f2XVV4LgAo
5/19
2020
Every time the phone rings today, it's not been great. Always said my pops is the real cat with nine lives, thoug… https://t.co/bbp7jUAHpE
Retweeted by NIZM @TheFuzzyLobster @blackgirlinmain YesWhat a weekend. Nothing is or will be the same for me.Cathartic Chronicles of Concentrating in a COVID World by @NizmLaVerite https://t.co/BK9ePEzJ3w Beautiful piece by… https://t.co/LlveIXbOry
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5/18
2020
@HustleSimmons Fam, that octave she hit... hey @Remixgodsuede that is GOOD material lmao @blackgirlinmain A group of fickles or group of goons lolExpression is important for me. Some dont know some have forgotten. I have been a music artist for a long time... T… https://t.co/v0hryANu7Phttps://t.co/6gtocCGNl5
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5/17
2020
If #Aquarius actually spoke their mind, they'd be in deep trouble.
Retweeted by NIZM @HustleSimmons Gonna monitor to see how them cases go uphttps://t.co/6gtocCGNl5The best basketball players and basketball minds come from Chicago ....Period!!!! https://t.co/nfRofAYEFn
Retweeted by NIZMDay 63 of #stayingthefuckhome "Don't pray that it won't storm, learn how to dance in the rain."- shit my dad says… https://t.co/sApkYevEOX
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5/16
2020
Pops.. A fighter...reflecting at the moment... Hurt because due to COVID protocols I cant see him... We know a jour… https://t.co/1DFFSpA856You don’t know strength til you have no other option but be strong...
5/15
2020
@blackgirlinmain @CCIBoston I know your pain#Mood Given my last 48 hours...I've been through 7 circles of Hell...Camera therapy needed... https://t.co/cf6Z8Uho6n
5/14
2020
@Rookie_Chi Chicago @Rookie_Chi Facts, I’m thankful my artist is a Puerto Rican who knows skin tones @thedjsunflower FactsMy patience is teetering. I find myself meditating on my “Whys” to keep in check. This pandemic has shown me some o… https://t.co/8Kbwgw7BnEI also realize that empathy is something lost on many in these times...Today i had my being tested in a way where I thank God I’m not the old me. Learning to subdue my passions...
5/13
2020
@HustleSimmons Ok I thought I was the only one that peeped thatMy sis posted this photo...no words I remember being sent this photo in my first few weeks at U of Toronto. Being t… https://t.co/s7YLxa9oYtMothers day is always a sting for meFinally been able to watch #TheLastDance. Agree with MJ – 45 is not a great number.
Retweeted by NIZM @HustleSimmons You knew seeing that he was on good bullshit lol
5/11
2020
Although #Aquarians are rather sociable, they are often loners at heart.
Retweeted by NIZMWe live in a world where taking time for yourself is seen as a weakness. I have learned that to not be true. Someti… https://t.co/9fbGxW1X05With the world in its ragged state, and so much going on...its often important to take moments to find your own for… https://t.co/WFCnBd0lfcMother’s Day,...for us motherless types, a day where fast forward should be an option....nonetheless you bear itNuff said... #MommaMusic https://t.co/Iay6VqwGSH
5/10
2020
Fitting for the moment... https://t.co/TlQGinFLTOAin’t it weird how when unarmed black people are killed, the press is more interested in investigating them, than t… https://t.co/R7aJYPnzEp
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5/9
2020
@JHollins Yeezys microwaved lolDear Universe I need a @FreddieGibbs and @RickRoss album produced by @madlib and @JusticeLeague That would be the U… https://t.co/mF4nXNSSBY @phontigallo I just caught on the last album.. @WendellPierce as you could DEFINITELY work. I would pay to hear Wen… https://t.co/mKxMe0jtZI
5/8
2020
@JHollins I pray it doesnt. Given what is going on and has been going on, you gotta protect yours @JHollins I get both sides. On the one hand you want em to learn. But in today’s climate and him having a promising… https://t.co/Zmgr1a3G3q @JHollins Damn...thats insane
5/7
2020
@blackgirlinmain It's a lot
5/6
2020
Just observing and thinking....on a lot these days... a lot https://t.co/dq9wIFAGP6
5/5
2020
@HustleSimmons Essential Faxx, that shot got him a job in Chicago Front office. Meanwhile Hodges gets treated like a stepchild @jilleanmcc THIS HERE!!!!
5/4
2020
#workmusic been my joint working on dissertation https://t.co/V9ZkSo9PQw
5/3
2020
So close yet so far. Humanity is fleeting. Things people do for dollars in a pandemic is worth grieving...Mike still got hands HANDS. https://t.co/v5lHLaXvCs
5/2
2020
Still covering up...its real out here #socialdistancing https://t.co/SjZh0Q2Lju...you ever feeling like people are pulling you in multiple directions“A Beautiful Death: Causation and Contradictions in a COVID-19 World.” by @NizmLaVerite https://t.co/M0cPRuUlPD
4/30
2020
Yep https://t.co/y2qGocoy1s @blackgirlinmain Yo run me dem recipes. Start jotting em down. I NEEDS thoseYou know you are good at what you do when you are taken for granted @Xfinity @comcast question. Why is it so difficult to cancel an appointment?
4/29
2020
@JHollins Real talk first as a Black man and father, #salute You navigating a lot. Second you handled it right, and… https://t.co/BvjYngiuiSMy headspace right now is about rhythm, focus and rest, and all are required for prepping for defense...Pondering the past week. I’m amazed i made it through...to those who know me if i go dark next few weeks, please do… https://t.co/DRhBPnWLA2Use a Sara Lee Pound Cake for ya french toast. #ThankMeLater https://t.co/ZGhoiP0IR8
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4/27
2020
#Aquarius have a habit of dwelling & feeling misunderstood when things go wrong.
Retweeted by NIZMAlso learning to re-evaluate life and the meaning of it. A pandemic has a way of making you introspective af!Also reflecting just the state of where I am at right now...I have been required to have flint-like focus for what… https://t.co/tHmGmhzOAu @TibbsCallmemr Be patient with yourself, its ok not to know it allReflecting on dope convo with my sis @blackgirlinmain last night. Put a LOT in perspective of our family...one day… https://t.co/GnQTNkJ3lf
4/26
2020
If you got mad at #BarackObama for trying to give you healthcare, but didnt get mad at #Trump for telling you to in… https://t.co/C9yH2v2t2b
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4/25
2020

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