Gossamer Shield of Whiteness (a poem)

Stepping out from behind my shimmering gossamer shield of whiteness, I am exposed to the fire, the fear, the horror of countless bodies murdered for nothing but the pigment in their skin. RETREAT! My mind shrieks to retreat, back to the silky, soft folds of my gossamer shield of whiteness. Where struggle isn't that hard, … Continue reading Gossamer Shield of Whiteness (a poem)