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Why Should I Love America If It Doesn’t Love Me Back?

A public diary entry written on 7/5/22

A Black woman with white eyeliner and large white earrings stands behind a sheer dotted sheet.
Photo by murat esibatir

My relationship with writing has become strained. As a writer or content creator in general, it’s expected of you to stay topical, to keep up with current events. But, my gosh, keeping up has felt like enduring one bitch slap after another.

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Nia Simone McLeod

Nia Simone McLeod

Freelance writer covering pop culture, creativity, race + other fun stuff | she/her | Subscribe to my newsletter: https://ohwrite.substack.com/welcome