Darius Williams Aims to Demystify Vegan Soul Food

Even through closed restaurants and a pandemic, he’s pursuing his dream

A portrait of Darius Williams.
Photos courtesy of Darius Williams

‘The flip side of going after your dreams that people don’t talk about is that there are real psychological things that can occur when you are just out there going for it.’

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Photo of vegan sweet potato curry

Vegan Sweet Potato Curry

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Kayla Stewart is a freelance journalist from Houston, and is currently based in Harlem.

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