Posts tagged SELF-CARE
Something You Can Run In: Protection Is a Part of Self-Care

Living in Anacostia was bittersweet. I could go to the laundromat, but only before the street lights shone. I could play outside, but I needed to beware of the raccoons. And I could stomp and play in a parade with funky, blue tassels and cowgirl boots, but only until the parade was over.

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The Holiday Blues 

The holidays are here! And so are media portrayals of how Americans should celebrate them. These portrayals cater to upper-middle class, white, and Christian Americans, ignoring problems commonly faced by many American families. Movies and songs fail to acknowledge mental health issues, disabilities, parental divorce, illnesses, arguments between family members, and loneliness.

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