The Healing Blog

For any and all in our community

The Healing Blog is a space for anyone in our community to express themselves, clear their mind, and use writing as a form of healing. Writing is at the center of our healing journey at the Project and want to create a safe space here for you to explore what might be new terrain.

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Thanks for that

162 days since the death of Breonna Taylor and all I got was black squares so thanks for that Zimmerman markets murdering a child and we...

Pre and Post

It's post-industrial, pre-revoultuion America and safety is an allusion It's preconceived notions of equality at the cost of humanity...

Tell Me About Yourself

I am Lila. My pronouns are she/her/hers. I am Latina. I am a Spanish speaker. I am proudly Salvi and Chicana. I am the product of...

It's okay.

It's okay to not feel anything. I promise it's really okay. Not everyone understands, nor do they need to. You have fought battles and...

Ancestors

Dear Ancestors, I am sorry, for I’m ignorant of your existence. I do not know your struggle, your pain, your experiences, or your name. I...

quick thoughts

Today I am angry. I am disrespected by my country. My city. At work. By customers, city officials. I am told there is nothing I can do....

It’s time to say it...

Enough is enough. Enough silence. Enough frustration. Enough pain. Enough of keeping your thoughts and voice anonymous, because those...

Beautiful Black Boy

Beautiful Black Boy, please let go. You challenge yourself to hold the weight of the world in your hands and I see your struggle. I see...