A Different Fourth of July

A Different Fourth of July

2020: the year the world was turned on its head. That may seem like a slight exaggeration to some of you, but in all honestly, NOTHING about this year has been the same as previous years. Except for the fact that holidays are still taking place and time is still ever in motion. But our [...]

#BlackLivesMatter

#BlackLivesMatter

In an effort to educate myself and hopefully some of my friends who are reading my blog, I've commited to do more research. I can't pretend to know the half of what's going on, but I can join the conversation by listening, reading, and educating myself. I'll probably never understand the depth and breadth of [...]

Check Your Privilege

Check Your Privilege

What's the point of having a voice if you remain silent? Where does one begin. This week has been particularly poignant and challenging for me as a white American. In light of the recent events leading to Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd's tragic deaths, I'm devastated by the hate, discrimination, and disrespect that our country [...]