Bodily Authority

One trauma folds into another as Meredith Lindgreen explores loss after a miscarriage and an experience with sexual violence. She meditates on a lack of authority or autonomy within her body, and she explores the un-reality that comes from grief in all its different...

Aladdin

Ami J. Sanghvi knows how deep and true the love of our animals can be, and how it helps us understand our own inherent worthiness of love. With earnest adoration, she writes of the lasting healing effects that come of loving and being loved well. In response to our...

Reclaiming the Eastland

The theme of reclaiming is examined with a wider lens in this piece by Jean Cozier, the founder of Awakenings. She writes about the Eastland tragedy that occured in Chicago — specifically, the near-forgotten women on the ship and the ways they suffered due to...