I've spent the last few years teaching (and learning!) creative writing, drama, and ESL with Worcester youth and young artists in the city - it's some of the most fulfilling work I've had the privilege of engaging with, and why I am excited about my future career as an educator.
Queer Stereotypes Redefined
I have more or less successfully kept 7 children, 6 of whom are teenagers in the house during stay-at-home orders.
I have appreciated spending time with my family. Three of my children turned 18 during quarantine and graduating High School. I'm enjoying these last days with us all home as a family before they move on to the next phase of their lives.
Worked to elevate youth voices in response to COVID-19
I try to continue to instill hope in a time of crisis.
I coordinated virtual Easter brunch for my family - which included teaching my 90-year-old grandmother how to use Zoom!
Face masks are really hard to wear with glasses. Also, I always smile at people in the grocery store, which you can't do with a mask on. A stranger and I perfected the what's up head nod yesterday. We take for granted how much facial expressions mean in the world.
It doesn't take much to be a good people. Don't hate!
Labels are important!
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