3/5: Regretfully, I had to stop reading this beautiful book. I have developed a strong sensitivity to visual imagery that develops as I read, particularly when the author is exquisitely adept at their trade. But graphic violence disturbs me. For...
gretta vosperI'm #reading On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong
The COVID-19 pandemic demands swift and unprecedented action from national governments and the international community. Choices being made right now will shape our society for years, if not decades to come.
gretta vosperA #JustRecovery from #covid-19 means:
🌡️Put people's health first
🌍Help people directly, not corporations
☀️Create resilience to future crises
🌻Build community solidarity
Add your name if you agree. I have
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