August 2016: Me & Make-up

  My fianc√© is a youth literacy and soccer coach for an innovative after-school program that targets kids in urban areas. During the summer, he works as a counselor for two camps affiliated with the program, coaching soccer and teaching poetry writing and performance. Usually, he works with¬†boys 8- to 11-years-old, but, last school year […]

Special Column: Me &

Today, I’m starting a recurring column on the blog called “Me &.” In it, I will step away from talking about feminism, politics, and culture and write about my personal experiences, inspirations, and ideas. I’m looking at the column as a way of connecting with my readers on a deeper level and an opportunity to […]