four quarters > one-hundred pennies

Perfectionists are funny people. We know perfection doesn't exist, but we try anyway. For myself, I've tried to make perfect art perfect plans perfect routines be the perfect friend, sister the perfect teacher And I absolutely know that I've failed miserably every single time. But the thing I strive to be most and fail at … Continue reading four quarters > one-hundred pennies

the guilt in…feeling things

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/02/03/magazine/steven-yeun.html?action=click&module=RelatedLinks&pgtype=Article "...every stand you take for authenticity triggers its own questions about what constitutes authenticity. And once you feel comfortable with the integrity of your work, someone says something that flips everything around, and you’re right back staring at your own lying face.There’s something I’ve realized over the past decade of writing about race and … Continue reading the guilt in…feeling things