J.J. Wright is a reader of classical literature, a street musician – and an environmental advocate.
“I’m glad I have this,” he said, as he raised his reusable mug.
“Your Starbucks plastic cup or little straw – do you know it takes 100 years for one little straw to biodegrade?” J.J. asked, laughing in desperation. “Why do you need a straw?”
As a University of New Mexico graduate and former unit director at Boys and Girls Club, at times J.J. has struggled with his social identity.