Hi Friends,

I was moved to share some creative writing with all of you. If you want to hear it rather than read it, click here.

Stuck (and the Way Forward)

As a White person engaging in anti-racist self-work, I have learned
not to center myself,
not to cry for fear that…


Hi Friends,

I’m getting settled in Colorado and I’m excited to be writing to you again! Thank you for your patience during this transition.

I hope you’re all getting back into the school year well and that students are getting the support they need. I’ve been hearing through the Arlington…


[This is part of my White Folks Facing Race series, originally written on July 11, 2021 to an email group created for community members in the Washington, DC area.]

Hi Friends,

I hope you’re all enjoying the summer so far! This is my last update from Arlington before I relocate…


[This is part of my White Folks Facing Race series, originally written on June 17, 2021 to an email group created for community members in the Washington, DC area.]

Hi Friends,

Thank you for your patience as I navigate the end of the school year and our impending move. …


[This is part of my White Folks Facing Race series, originally written on April 26, 2021 to an email group created for community members in the Washington, DC area.]

Hi Friends,

I hope you enjoyed my last post about Entitlement and Racist Actions. I want to follow up somewhat promptly…


[This is part of my White Folks Facing Race series, originally written on April 17, 2021 to an email group created for community members in the Washington, DC area.]

Hi Friends!

I’m sorry it has been longer than usual since my last update. I have some really important things on…


[This is part of my White Folks Facing Race series, originally written on March 17, 2021 to an email group created for community members in the Washington, DC area.]

Hi Friends,

Normally I have something inspiring and cohesive to share with all of you before launching into a huge number…


[This is part of my White Folks Facing Race series, originally written on February 28, 2021 to an email group created for community members in the Washington, DC area.]

Hi Friends!

Happy Black History Month! I hope all of you will take the content you may have seen this month…


[This is part of my White Folks Facing Race series, originally written on February 1, 2021 to an email group created for community members in the Washington, DC area.]

Hi Friends,

I’m inviting each of you to join us for a virtual supportive conversation with group members called “Going Together”…


[This is part of my White Folks Facing Race series, originally written on January 16, 2021 to an email group created for community members in the Washington, DC area.]

Hi Friends,

Our uncertain times continue to be so. I keep having the feeling of waiting for something to be over…

Emily Vincent

Mom, Activist, Community Organizer

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