"My partner and I were attacked; he was killed and I had to flee."
“M” is a high school student but this is not his “first-day-of-school” photo.
"Allah must have a reason why I get to spend time with you. And for that I am happy!"
Dedicated to the family of Santiago Baten-Oxlaj. Mr. Baten died of COVID-19 while detained at Stewart Detention Center.
Sitting in solitude beside Springer Mountain I mystically sense a gracious, indiscriminate love.
What we fear is the stranger;
how sad this word finds harmony with danger.
How can we actively answer that of God in everyone when we’re not supposed to be with anyone?
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God, my heart is pounding
against my ribs
Great wings of divine destiny
Take hold of my pierced soul.