Needing to Learn Patience and Trust

This morning, I read a Chinese proverb that reminded me that "one joy scatters a hundred griefs."  My next thought was, "what can I do today to bring myself joy? I ask that question every morning. I will ask it, upon rising in gratitude, each morning for the balance of my days. I suggest you do the same.

31 Days of Liminality

In making my peace with present-day matters of race, gender, and power in America; in finding a way through my disappointment, frustration, and fear, I had to embrace that as a woman of African descent in modern American,  my life has very little value.