Today we would typically publish two more essays from the team at Heather Elder Represents. However, those essayists have chosen to step aside. Now is the time for all of us to listen, speak, learn, have compassion, and do better. Reading work from essayists, writers of color is a great beginning.
Morgan Jerkins is a New York Times best-selling author of “This Will Be My Undoing, Living at the Intersection of Black, Female, and Feminist in (White) America,” and “Wandering in Strange Lands,” to be released, August 2020. Pre-order her book here.
Dive into writing from those that can offer a means for us to walk in another’s shoes.