It’s #BlackHistoryMonth…But What Does That Mean? How Do We “Celebrate” Four Hundred Years Of Oppression?

Every year from February 1st, to the 28th, people celebrate the history of Black people, one of the most marginalized groups of people on the planet. Millions of unarmed Black people have been murdered in the last four hundred years, there are so many that I don’t have space to learn all their names, but … More It’s #BlackHistoryMonth…But What Does That Mean? How Do We “Celebrate” Four Hundred Years Of Oppression?

KrisyaOhana

When I was in fifth grade, I had a librarian who refused to put any of my words on the “word wall.” The word wall was made up of words, that we as students used to describe the books we had to read in order to put a word up on the wall. I never … More KrisyaOhana

I Choose What I Carry

The best you can hope for is that there will be people to catch you when you fall. I got lucky that way, that there were people there. I feel like I should feel humiliated about the last couple years of my life, but that humiliation isn’t something I am interested in carrying on my … More I Choose What I Carry