Am I reading this correctly? I cannot see your photograph. It sounds like the writer is white too. If so, this caught me off-guard. I remember reading a post on Medium from a writer who said she refuses to use photos that don’t have people of color in them. I read through the whole post and it just didn’t occur to me until I was deeply in the post that the writer was white.

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