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Trillin, Racism, and Privilege: Reflecting on “Have They Run Out of Provinces Yet?”

I don’t think Calvin Trillin is racist—I don’t have enough information to definitively conclude that he is a racist person. Knowing that he is a food and humor writer, I have no reason to doubt his honesty in saying that the poem “was simply a way of making fun of food-obsessed bourgeoisie….” That being said, IMO, Trillin’s intent ≠ the actual effect (I think most writers know that this can happen, and that it can happen a lot…).

Capture Your Grief – Day 23: Inspiration

My babies inspire me to create. Capture Your Grief is an annual, 31-day mindful healing project that consists of photography and reflection. It is for “anyone who is grieving the death of a baby or child at any age or gestation.” Learn how you can participate or provide support at Carly Marie…

Capture Your Grief – Day 17: Explore

On October 21, 2014, Posted by , In Art & Crafts,Capture Your Grief 2014,Grief & Loss,Projects, By , With No Comments

Grieving does not mean I’ve lost hope. Having hope does not mean I no longer grieve. Capture Your Grief is an annual, 31-day mindful healing project that consists of photography and reflection. It is for “anyone who is grieving the death of a baby or child at any age or gestation.”…

No Small Miracle

On January 7, 2014, Posted by , In Charlie Bastian,Photography, By , With No Comments

Carrying my babies

…all five in my heart, one in my arms.

Happy Holidays from our Family to Yours

Snackey Chains

On December 12, 2013, Posted by , In Art & Crafts, By ,,, , With No Comments

: My #homemade #YankeeSwap gift for the #usfca OCM holiday party. It was voted "swappiest gift" aka "worst" gift. So did I win? Or did I lose?

Eeeeeeek!

On October 18, 2013, Posted by , In Life,Photography,Random, With No Comments

ZOMG. Spider.