#MeToo: Writing As Power

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Many folks witnessed a powerful speech from Oprah at the Golden Globes and a powerful collective resistance from all of the women in attendance. The #MeToo (and now #TIMESUP) movement is remarkable in that it began as a trending tweet but has been incredibly resilient, igniting a white-hot fire in the chests of women and … Continue reading

A Porch Lantern Vigil for 50 Dead

I have all sorts of things I’d like to write about, but I can’t stop thinking about this morning’s shooting at the nightclub in Orlando, Florida. Maybe it’s because with 50 deaths so far and more than 50 injuries, it’s the largest mass shooting in U.S. history. Maybe it’s because this is the 133rd mass … Continue reading

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