what is a handout?

Every time I hear a conservative vs. liberal argument, the word handout is used. What does that word even mean? I suppose it means all forms of government aid, but it does not mean it in a literal sense. It is, in fact, a supercharged word that embodies a story about that the person who … Continue reading what is a handout?

Introducing My Project

R2 Society is a project I have been working on all throughout the pandemic. I have finally been able to sit down and dedicate myself to it! I have been dreaming of building this for a few years now. The idea came to me when I was in the Mexico City area for the summer … Continue reading Introducing My Project

the scars of slavery

I wrote this entry in 2013 when I was living in Ithaca, NY. I am re-sharing it because it's a good representation of how I feel still. I know who this woman is and what she is feeling. I know as if I were alive in her time, standing next to her, watching the slave … Continue reading the scars of slavery