Author Archives: Erik Walker

Erik is black.

Farewell to Kansas City.

The date was December 18, 2006. Two days earlier I had just walked across the stage at Oklahoma State University. But the celebration of my graduation was short-lived. I was busy packing up my apartment in Stillwater, OK and moving to Kansas City, MO to ...

Creflo’d.

What do y’all think of Creflo, man? Usually I steer clear of putting out public opinions when it comes to pastors and such. I usually refrain because I know how easy it is for the words of a pastor to be twisted and misconstrued by public opinion. I ...

Ugh….

So last week I set myself up for a post this week by tweeting the following: It’s Thursday and I’ve got nothing new at ThaWell. Got a good one coming next week. In the meantime, here’s a repost: http://t.co/SvEbMqy4zT — W (@WalkSays) M ...

Steve Harvey: Setter backer of fashion.

I found out recently that there is a dude at my job who wears awful suits to work. Like the awfulest (yep, I make up words) of awful suits. Now before I paint this picture for you of this man’s alleged transgressions, let me first inform you that pe ...

The Age-Old Battle Over the Toilet Seat.

Yep, today we’re talking about toilets. Why? Well because, toilets have been the genesis of countless arguments in countless homes where the woman was probably wrong. There, I said it. *exhales* Let’s go. Every day some woman yells at some man ...

Je ne suis pas Charlie.

I’m not Charlie. If you’ve been watching the news recently, you saw the story about the French magazine, Charlie Hebdo. The magazine specializes in satirical cartoons that have been known to offend people of all types of religious beliefs. As ...

Is hip hop inherently evil?.

Again, my long time friend, @Remixznflow82, has inspired another post. Saturday, he hit me with this tweet:   @WalkSays i would like your opinion on this video bro… let me know youtube.com/watch?v=5_Qk-B… — J.J. (@Remixznflow82) July 21, 20 ...

Welcome to 2015.

It’s 2015! Honestly, that doesn’t even feel right to say. 2015 still sounds like the future. Like, distant future. Like, the flying cars kind of distant future. But it is upon us nevertheless. As I watched the seconds tick away on 2014, I almo ...