I’m a featured contributor at the Dialogues Youth Vancouver blog today. Here is an excerpt from my piece:
“I was born in this skin for a reason.” – Lynda Gray, First Nations activist and author
“O mankind! We created you from a single pair of male and female, and made you into nations and tribes, that you may know each other (not that you may despise each other).” – 49:13, The Quran
I’ve been asked to share my story. My story is not unlike many others – my voice is one of many, one in a chorus.
I want to start my story by situating myself. I’m currently writing on unceded Indigenous land in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. On this land, I am a visitor….
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