There are so many sexist, racist, ableist, and other-ist expressions in the languages I speak, it is hard to even notice them anymore. What we say matters.
I have now had my dreadlocks for 9 months. It has been quite the journey which has taught me a few lessons along the way. In this video, I give an update on the dreadlock progression, but also share a few pros and cons of living with dreadlocks.
I explain how I use audiobooks (to get rid of the problems with them), when I choose kindle books, and how I keep track of which books I have read (and how many times).
I did not follow the traditional route and went back to school at 27. A few detours later, I am now a second-semester student at 31. Going back to school has advantages and disadvantages.