After the shots go off

I mean, after the call has been made and police have shown up. After you talk to your neighbors to figure out how many shots were fired again and to make sure everyone is okay (whatever that means). After you talk to your spouse who heard the victim (still living fortunately) give the police a report in five different versions. After you see your daughter’s face looking concerned and she doesn’t have the words to tell you what she’s thinking. You…

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Jamila Medley

Jamila Medley

I write to reflect on & learn how to live more authentically, slowly, & intentionally in a culture that dares you to go against the grain.