What changes for an 8-year-old, middle-class, white girl when Donald Trump steps into power today? Not much. But something changes for her parents.
Hey there, self, back again? What was it this time? You know what, nevermind - you came here to get your thoughts straight on these election results and to feel like yourself again. So take a deep breath and let's start this 4-step rundown. You know how this goes. First, the starting block. Step #1. Accept … Continue reading Post-Election Note to Self
Last night I dreamed I was trapped in a room with an active shooter. I pushed my children under a table and threw my body in front to cover the exposed side. I remember wondering if bullets could course through me and still hurt them. Then -inexplicable dream scene change- I was rushing my kids through a back exit, … Continue reading Nightmares, politics, and your own voice