Today Derek Chauvin was convicted and snow is pouring from the Missouri sky in April.

Photo of snow in Ironton, MO on April 20, 2021 taken by me immediately after the Chauvin verdict

Maybe hell has frozen over. At least temporarily.

I didn’t expect George Floyd’s family to get any justice. Maybe I’m too cynical. Maybe this means things will get better. Am I still too cynical because I doubt that?

In terms of the snow, maybe it’s global warming? I can’t remember it ever snowing this late in the year here in Missouri. Certainly…

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Melissa Miles McCarter

Melissa Miles McCarter

Mommy who writes on the side about mental health, family, pop culture, feminism, and more. Editor of Popoff.us — Find out more linktr.ee/lissahoop