• Rocky Rivera's Definition of Love

    8 monthes ago - By Open Space

    Rocky Rivera at Mountain View Cemetery in Oakland. All photos: Pendarvis Harshaw.
    For the next few months, I'll be doing audio interviews with mothers who are artists, asking them for their definition of love, and how that definition is exemplified in their relationships with their family, as well as how they show that love through their work and in the community. This is the second entry.
    As a maintenance truck rolled by, emcee and educator Rocky Rivera and I sat in a parked car at the top of the big hill in the back of Oakland's Mountain View Cemetery. In front of us lay the buried...
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