This Moment: A Self-Narrative Project That Seeks Your Voice

This Moment: A Self-Narrative Project That Seeks Your Voice

In an interview with photographer and mentor Thaddeus Miles about his work and his effort to shift our perspectives, I felt inspired to directly seek work that contributes toward sharing world-views and perspectives while also seeking words that document this moment in our history. Thus, This Moment was created. Continue reading This Moment: A Self-Narrative Project That Seeks Your Voice

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‘A Call To Action’ By Lynn B. Walsh | This Moment

‘A Call To Action’ By Lynn B. Walsh | This Moment

‘A Call To Action’ By Lynn B. Walsh | This Moment

This Moment is a self-narrative project that asks us to be present, if for only a few minutes in our lives, to the events around us. The purpose is to become conscious of our experience in relation to what has happened throughout this political season and since this administration came into power. Continue reading ‘A Call To Action’ By Lynn B. Walsh | This Moment

This Moment: A Self-Narrative Project That Seeks Your Voice

This Moment: A Self-Narrative Project That Seeks Your Voice

This Moment is a self-narrative project that asks us to be present, if for only a few minutes in our lives. The purpose is to become conscious of our experience in relation to what has happened throughout this political season and since this administration came into power. My intention is to feature these moments as a collection of our voices and as a document of our response to this political climate. Continue reading This Moment: A Self-Narrative Project That Seeks Your Voice

In Spanish, It Means “Ser Fuerte”

In Spanish, It Means “Ser Fuerte”

by your spirited TBL Journal Administrator

Tenacity has a few official definitions, one of them being the character of a strong and/or determined person. And, in the context of women and marginalized voices, Tenacity means a person that has the courage to stand for issues that are passionate, to voice out opinions that are political at times and that affect a large group of people, and to hold to your convictions, your truths.

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Let’s talk about… Literature & Writing: Sameness, Color Blindness, Authenticity, & Legitimacy

Let’s talk about… Literature & Writing: Sameness, Color Blindness, Authenticity, & Legitimacy

Sameness in literature should not be limited to The Giver or to children’s literature, especially when there is a larger literary conversation that calls for the inclusion of stronger, more diverse words about what is deemed the same and what is viewed as different. Continue reading Let’s talk about… Literature & Writing: Sameness, Color Blindness, Authenticity, & Legitimacy