Tagged: self-care

the first step to self-

the first step to self-
care is to better understand
how we arrive at

self – without community,
we are only ingredients

sitting one out is

sitting one out is
also a form of self-care –
resistance always

takes the form of community,
borrowing and returning

it’s all well and good

it’s all well and good
to state that we will not show
up, that we will take
to the streets, show
solidarity by stepping out
of housework, child
care, maybe apply
some self-care at
the local beauty
parlor, therapeutic
spa. meanwhile, a
host of silent women
will step in
to fill the gap, make
the lunches, file the
nails, listen to and
nod and listen to the
ones who insist on
being heard