Brandon Mason is an interesting creature. Growing up in Philly, he wasn’t seen as, what would many people say, a “Man of Morehouse”, per say. While I wasn’t able to know of him personally at that time period, my Spelman sister Jasmine Billips was able to gauge me a sneak peek of his backstory in conversations with and about Brandon from time to time.

His origin is a bit bittersweet. “He used to sell me weed,” Jasmine remarked. She remembers him distinctly due to how much he’s changed, and that says a lot. From the hoods to the baggy shorts…

Braylin Horton

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