So, this happened. It's hard for me to figure out what's more disgusting about this video. The slurs? The fact that this woman spewed out the foulest language imaginable in front of her two young kids? The ease with which she jumped to racist talk when angry? As the man in the video says, racism … Continue reading Thankful Thursday: Fighting Racism and Misogyny Requires Gratitude and Forgiveness, Not Hate
"We have to confront ourselves. Do we like what we see in the mirror? And, according to our light, according to our understanding, according to our courage, we will have to say yea or nay — and rise!" "You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anybody." -Maya Angelou Maya Angelou's poetry always … Continue reading Thankful Thursday: Is This What I Truly Want?
I'm gonna live like tomorrow doesn't exist Like it doesn't exist There are times when nothing helps. I had the kind of week where I lost sight of the big picture. Autopilot kicked in and each day bled into the next, with little change in my mood or outlook on some major life changes that … Continue reading Thankful Thursday: Holding On For Tonight