For the past three months, I have walked around in disbelief, like many of you, wondering where my country is headed. I have watched more news and commentary in the past six months than I have in the past six years. I have felt my blood boil from some of the comments and the untruths that are perpetrated by the current president. And part of me has felt so powerless, desolate and disheartened by all that is dividing our America.
I know I have written about some of my feelings regarding this
election before. So, this is a continuation of my thoughts since then.
Uneasiness has returned to me when I see all the hate and bigotry being
bolstered by the words of the president and the people he is surrounding
himself with. I am saddened when I hear my son has sleepless nights
worried about his future and the future of his friends … not just LGBTQ
friends, but Muslim, Latinx, black, Asian and so many others. I, too,
have struggled, and many days I have had difficulty getting out of bed
because I felt such despair...(Read More)