I will present ideas to him and others that I think are right and true, but I won’t dehumanize people I love in this moment in history.
Just as I had felt Aphrodite come with warmth, I felt Artemis enter with the cold. The fog was coming in, breaking the spell.
I feel raw and sensitive to everything around me. In the space of a day and a night, I’ve watched white power flex itself.
Awake in my body and mind was the desire to preserve an essential core being, to be unclaimed by any man, to be wholly my own.