“Just living is telling a story. You’re put on this Earth to tell that story, to share those stories“Judith Jamison
Our History My Trauma is a non-linear narrative, a young girl’s experience with a no-knock raid. The author roots the reenactment of the story in connection to Michelle Alexander’s book, The New Jim Crow. She captures the listener’s attention with superb detail of the experience in a way that reflects the non-linear function of a person’s brain response with historical and cultural trauma.
11 years journaling. This is the story of my journal writing journey; it started in 2009, in the wake of the Great Recession.