When people hear the terms "widow" or "disabled" they think "Oh, what a shame." I've never considered either status a reason to be pitied. These are things that have happened to me but do not define who I am.
Disabled Stereotypes Redefined
As a Latina woman I grew up around racism and I want to make a difference by joining this organization and making the public aware that racism still exists, still hurts, and is just a misunderstanding about the different cultures that live in our society. The three L's.
I am participating because my goal is to make our community a better place! I strongly believe in individualism and free expression! As an artist I am inspired by everything and anything! I write music because I want to communicate with others and annihilate labels that are put on us!
I have been bullied for everything from being overweight to being in a wheelchair. Instead of firing back, you need to do something about it.