All Mixt Up

Jesse Walker
Welcome to All Mixt Up! a gathering place for complex feelings -- at the intersection of race & mental health.
Created 15 Jun 2020
  • anxious girl summer
    04 Jun 2021 • 5 min read
    oh HEY! it’s been a minute. I’ve wanted to write you so many times, but I stopped myself because… well… guess who’s coming to dinner every night this month? MY ANXIETY! are those sweat driblets on my ...
  • we will not cancel us
    07 May 2021 • 3 min read
    hey you, I’m slowly getting back into a groove with ~le newsletter~ and as my spiritual mentor, Jerico, says “You’re exactly where you’re meant to be, honey.” I’ve been thinking a LOT about cancel cul...
  • mixtape XIII
    30 Apr 2021 • < 1 min read • 0 1
    PSA: a giddy UP mixtape for when you’re feeling dowwwwwn. We got this. Get back on the horse, baby girl. Try again! love, Jesse
  • shallow breaths
    21 Apr 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    today feels…. weird. I have a million feelings swirling in my head, which definitely means I’m overwhelmed and still processing. But I also feel like maybe writing something out will help me understan...
  • no words
    13 Apr 2021 • 1 min read
    The Black ABCs by the Society for Visual Education, 1970 Hey you, Where to even begin? Somewhere in the middle. I haven’t been able to find the words to accurately communicate my feelings, lately. As ...
  • throwing spaghetti at the wall
    24 Mar 2021 • 9 min read
    andiamo aries season! I’ve missed you all! These past few weeks have presented some pretty awesome-yet also very draining- opportunities for me. Two weeks ago I moderated a virtual panel for Black Cli...
  • Your Black therapist is not your Black BFF
    05 Mar 2021 • 12 min read
    This year on internship has included many “firsts” for me. My first time working a full-time schedule with clients. My first time being at a Catholic institution. My first time training to become a th...
  • mixtape XII
    19 Feb 2021 • < 1 min read
    Happy Freaky Frigid Friday to YOU, A client recently referred to the weather in DC as “brick titty” cold and I am sure if I google this term I’ll be offended, but for now, it’s really speaking to me. ...
  • mixtape XI
    12 Feb 2021 • 6 min read • 1 1
    Happy Friday bbs! I don’t know about you, but I am vibing with this new Aquarius moon energy. In honor of new beginnings, love, the days getting longer and a Sister Act 3 re-boot underway, I wanted to...
  • mixtape. X.
    29 Jan 2021 • 1 min read
    TGIF mon frère! as promised — some tunes to get you out of your head for an hour and 31 minutes. This week’s mixtape is all about JEALOUSY ooooooooooooh. You know what I’m talking about. You just text...
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