The energy of Oscar de la Renta’s collection reminds us that even though we continue to struggle through this pandemonium, in the words of one of my favourite poets Morgan Harper Nichols, we will continue to bloom, right here in the unknown. Keep chasing joy friends, I know I’ll try.
I’m an insecure writer. I mull over pieces at least 10x (if not more), before I send them in. I take long breaks from writing because rejection is hard and I need to sit with it and myself for a while before having the courage to go again.