August 5, 2020
Upon graduation I moved to Spartanburg to start my first 'adult' job at SC School for the Deaf and Blind where my love for sign language grew stronger. Over the years I continued to learn, love and communicate through sign language. As a certified Speech Therapist, communication is important to me!
July 15, 2020
"There was just too much grey area for me to feel comfortable working in such close proximity and coming in physical contact with as many different people as I do on a daily basis to be able to do my job while simultaneously protecting my unborn child. There’s just no such thing as social distancing in a hair salon."
July 8, 2020
"I’m not one of the millions of people without a job. I’m not going to be evicted. I don’t worry about being murdered because I went for a run in the wrong place. I will be okay, and lots of people are not okay and won’t be."
July 1, 2020
"Not only is the Latinx immigrant community being impacted disproportionately in terms of infection rates and job loss, but immigrants are also being left out of the federal aid package."
June 27, 2020
"Looking away doesn’t make something disappear, though, no matter what powerful people might tell us."
June 24, 2020
"My job—as a journalist and as a mask maker is to find where the holes are and evaluate them."
June 17, 2020
"While we have time to think about the things that matter, let’s plan for a better future and make the decisions that will assure longevity for future generations."
June 10, 2020
"The act of putting one foot in front of the other is something like meditation..."