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  • All the Women in My Family Sing: Women Write the World—Essays on Equality, Justice and Freedom

    All the Women in My Family Sing: Women Write the World—Essays on Equality, Justice and Freedom

    December 8, 2017

    The anthology of essays by women of color writers is now available for purchase! The three years I worked on this project taught me new skills, showed me varied qualities in people, and ultimately, required me to listen deeply to everyone involved.

  • Freedom in this Country

    Freedom in this Country

    November 15, 2016

    This morning I hiked a hill above our home. It was so steep that my lungs began to explode with burning, short breaths. At the crest of the hill, my breathing returned to normal and I compared the tremendous effort and exertion with the energy it is going to take to maintain freedom in our […]

  • Feeding Birds

    January 1, 2016

    “Millions of people all over the world feed the wild animals in their gardens,” writes Helen Macdonald in a New York Times Magazine…