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Self-Care Isn’t Selfish

“I have been struck by the examples of a national leader whose social-media post in response for people’s suggestion for self-care at a time of great external intensity was to be upset: ‘I don’t have time for y’all’s self-care bullshit. We are out here facing real shit. Keep that to yourself’ is how I read… Read More »

Hate Is Too Great a Burden to Bear

While white supremacists were causing violence and inciting riots through their fear and hatred in Charlottesville, VA, I was attending a celebration of love at the wedding of a friend of mine. While three people died in Virginia, I was in my husband’s arms, celebrating the union of two friends. While people were feeling hate,… Read More »