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Quetzal and Soleil, our

Quetzal and Soleil, our resident feisty felines, would agree. Cats live the Thug Life, after all. Tupac’s CODES OF THUG LIFE Thug Life is an acronym for "The Hate U Give Little Infants Fucks Everyone.” The codes were designed to give order to the rise of gang violence and drug dealing. These codes were signed by the Bloods and Crips at a peace treaty called the Truc Picnic, in California in 1992. The Codes 5. Car jacking in our Hood is against the Code. 8. No slinging in schools. 11.The Boys in Blue don’t run nothing; we do. Control the Hood, and make it safe for squares. 12. No slinging to pregnant Sisters. That’s baby killing; that’s genocide! 14. Civilians are not a target and should be spared. 15. Harm to children will not be forgiven. 17. Senseless brutality and rape must stop. 18. Our old folks must not be abused. 19. Respect our Sisters. Respect our Brothers. 4

The Irrevocable Object of Desire by Greg Wallace Artist bio: Gregory Autry Wallace is a poet, painter and collagist living in San Francisco. He studied English, World and Comparative Literature, and Creative Writing at San Francisco State University. His poetry and collages have appeared in Athena Incognito, Black Scat Review, BlazeVox, Danse Macabre,Clockwise Cat and Five 2 One. He was a poetry editor for Ink Magazine and a founding editor of Oblivion Magazine. In addition, his paintings, collages and assemblages have appeared in juried art shows. 5

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