Borders Between Us

March 27, 2020

Saidu Tejan-Thomas Jr. traveled across the world to heal a rift and save the memory of his mother. And Glynn’s mom finds the devil in her house.


Borders Between Us

Saidu Tejan-Thomas Jr. had a complicated relationship with his mother. But after she passed, he traveled across the world to try and make things better.

This story comes from and was produced by Saidu Tejan-Thomas Jr. and Jay Allison

Additional production by Pat Mesiti-Miller

Special thanks to Kadijatu Suma, Haja Suma, Fatima Rahman, Alimamy Conteh, Sheri Rickson, Lynn Levy and Gimlet Media. Thomas King, Brima Thomas, and Jartu Tejan-Thomas. Thanks also to Milo, Mason and Melissa Allison, Viki Merrick, Samantha Broun, Sydney Lewis, Rob Rosenthal, and WCAI and Atlantic Public Media in Woods Hole Massachusetts.

Burning Books

Glynn’s mom finds the devil in her house. 

Performed by Glynn Washington at Snap LIVE. Original Score composed and performed by Alex Mandel and the Snap Judgment Playaz (Tim Frick and David Brandt).

Produced by Pat Mesiti-Miller

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Producer Credit:
Original Score: 

Teo Ducot

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