Here are some of the best things I’ve come across this week:
My Struggle with American Small Talk by Karan Mahajan “American life is based on a reassurance that we like one another but won’t violate one another’s privacies. This makes it a land of small talk.”
Living With Dementia – Chris’s Story. Chris’s story is different than my mom’s, but there are similarities enough that I had a lump in my throat watching the entire film.
Dallas Police Shooting is the Type of Violence Black Lives Matter is Fighting Against by Jamilah King “If we refuse to address the disregard for black life, we make it all too easy to disregard other lives — and yes, that includes the lives of police officers.”
Something, Anything by Heather B. Armstrong“…I think a lot of white people are terrified that whatever they do or say is going to be met with a resounding chorus of YOU’RE DOING IT WRONG.”
My friend Kirby started a new instagram account for her hand-lettering, and she’s amazing. It was difficult to narrow it down, but here are a few of my favorites. I love seeing these come across my feed.