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I’m talking about the kind of discomfort that challenges us, by taking us exactly where we need to go. Audre … Continue reading Discomfort Required
Library stacks are underappreciated. People come, they browse, they select, they leave. Dusty and solitary, books are left to their … Continue reading Stacking Stones