If You Are White, This Is for You

If you are white, this title doesn’t sound strange to you. Many things are reserved for only you; not just if your skin is lighter but if you are male, heterosexual, cisgendered, wealthy or educated. You have been given a privilege and… you are obligated to act. You do not need to feel bad for…

Born for This

Just over twenty years of life led up to that moment. My brother hurt me so I would be strong. My cousin was there, teaching me what unconditional love really means so I could get through it. My teachers pushed me so I would ask questions, and eventually go to college. My parents gave me…