Mama Told Me

My mama used to tell me that life isn’t fair and life isn’t easy, and in all my years, I have yet to gather a scrap of evidence to disprove her. But even her wise words couldn’t have prepared me for the extreme difficulty of the task I was faced with a couple weeks ago. … More Mama Told Me

Awash in Win

I very nearly Zumbaed myself into an early grave on Tuesday. My reward for rushing to get to class after being held up by a last-minute work thing, of giving it my all in a hot, crowded room full of girls mostly half my age, of toughing it out and only taking water breaks when … More Awash in Win