When people ask us how we’re doing the words “busy” and “stressed” tend to surface. Come to think of it, those answers have been on repeat a lot lately. 2,485 more words
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The slogan and hashtag #BlackLivesMatter shouldn’t just evoke images of Black men being cut down by police. Black women have been lost as well.
And if the death and publicizing of Black men dying so often doesn’t incite wholesale change, then the absence of coverage of Black women dying in similar circumstances should scare the pants off of all of us and compel our activism. 641 more words
Boys make me laugh. We’ve been blessed with a handful of little nephews to love and spoil. We thoroughly enjoy every moment, engaging in pirate battles, sword-fighting, ball games, and endless superhero adventures. 1,076 more words
In the early 1950s, a series of airplanes fell out of the sky and crashed in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Miri Ammerman was one of the townspeople who lived in the town when this happened, and she experienced the loss, confusion, and terror as it happened. 366 more words