Alex Tizon’s account of his family’s slave left readers frustrated with the ambiguities of memoir, journalism, and storytelling. via Was It a Story of Love or Exploitation? It Was Both, and More — Longreads If you haven’t read the piece written by Alex Tizon (published through The Atlantic), it is certainly worth your time. It’s long, but […]
They tried to bury us…they did not know that we were seeds. Making the best out of the bad.
Most people don’t love themselves…they don’t even like themselves. There are a variety of reasons for this, but most of them center on the fact that we tend to believe that other say about us. So, if you grow up hearing how awful or stupid you are, then even when you’re out of that situation, […]
I meant to get this posted on April 30th so that it would be ready for today (May 1). Life happens, amirite? Beltane occurs in the Northern hemisphere on May 1. Our brethren in the Southern hemisphere are celebrating Samhain. Beltane happens to be one of my favorite Pagan holidays. I love spring. I have some […]