"My mother was the first person to teach me that love looks like violence..." I was awakened to being pulled from my bed by my hair and dragged from my room to the kitchen. I was thrown to the grown and hit in my face repeatedly. I had no idea what was happening or why. [...]
Author: Nina Monei
I advocate for Black children first, last always. I write. I vlog. I podcast about race, gender, sexuality, spirituality, healing from trauma, Black media, art and culture and what it means to show up for and to shape a better world for Black people and Black children. I'm learning out loud and in public.