Insights for self-acceptance, self-forgiveness, self-governance

Photos courtesy of the author.

Insights for being in loving partnership with ourselves

Insights for deep-sea diving into our hearts

Insights for a time of setting intentions, planting seeds, and calling in

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The unrelenting responsibility of being necessary is terrifying, and my salvation

Illustration: Herekita Con

On learning to feel safe in love, so that I can be safe in love

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And What Black Joy Means To Me

my son and I

“Come celebrate with me that everyday something has tried to kill me and has failed.” -Lucille Clifton

Learning to be uncertain in public

Me, at 18, writing Tumblr poems.

Illustration: Trevor Fraley

on the role that roles play in stunting our identities.

photo by Femi Matti

Dominique Matti

Writer/ Editor/ Cool Mom / /

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