Writing is hard when it feels like all the vocabulary in the world is not enough to express how terrible everything feels. There is no single string of words that I, or anyone else, can use to address anyone that will say enough of what we all need to hear. I felt so helpless trying to write a poem tonight, so instead, here is as cohesive a set of thoughts as I could muster to try and explain what I have been feeling this week. Please spend 5 minutes looking at your friends’ Instagram stories if you don’t know where to start learning, donating, supporting, and making meaningful change. If you don’t see those types of posts on your timeline, make new friends.
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