Your voice needs to be heard. I admire you for getting out there.
Before the internet and social media, there were villages (there still are) where the gossip and judgments ran riot. The targets of these could not hide — where would they go? Unfortunately, with social media, it’s not just the local villagers who get the opportunity to scoff and laugh.
Cats: they are so good at helping us in times of challenge. We had Jonathon, an old soul, as seen in my wife’s photo of him — those eyes!
I wrote about him and his passing some time ago:
Stories are ways of talking about the past or the future in order to inform the present. Let me tell you a story about Priscilla…
Keep sharing and loving (especially loving yourself).