The Legacy I Aspire to Leave Through My Writings

Henry Johnson LR
3 min readSep 4, 2023

Writing is more than just a form of expression; it is a powerful tool that can inspire, educate, and transform lives. As a writer, I am conscious of the impact of my words. I aspire to leave a legacy through my writing that transcends the boundaries of time and space. I’ve read Baldwin and underwent a particular form of transformation. On the other end, Biko’s “I write what I like” was a mirror of a certain form of self-reflection, asking, “Black man, what’s your purpose in this world?” The truth is, what I’ve painted has been painted before. Perhaps it is the source of…

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Henry Johnson LR

I am a Liberian-born American writer with great ideas to impact lives and leave this world a little better than I found it.