Creative writer. Veteran. Inspiration @happy_fate
…seeing what really is and then going from there. I’m not sure if I’ll ever overcome these feelings. It will be nice if I do, but maybe I will still be fine regardless. The duality, as Lupita N’Yongo called it with herself. Thank you for these words still.
Hi Charlene. Thanks. It’s so easy to hear, but it’s complicated. There is racism. Colorism. Monetary value for how much someone gets paid versus another. Wealth gap. Paper bag test. My insecu…
A Tru American’ — Writer’ / Poet “
Maybe our precious feelingsaren’t so precious after all.
Were your feelings hurt today?Goodnobody caresdon’t worry, friendnobody cares about my feelings either.
If you write long posts, you get more money. (Provided, of course, that anybody reads them.)
There are Medium writers who pay whole bills using this currency. I’ve abandoned entire Facebook groups because they just sit around and trash talk other writers. It’s disgusting.
Gossip is like social currency and sometimes you can’t stop, even if you want to.
… from a place of hurt, abuse, or torture, tell your story. Let it be known. Let your name be known. Let your healing begin by telling your story. Seek help. Seek support.
they don’t biteevidence they thoughtby power they thought they had