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LaToya Baldwin Clark

I write about my personal struggles because I don’t want to talk about them.

A pen writing “I am a writer”
https://pixabay.com/photos/writer-writing-paper-letter-author-605764/


Let’s hope I don’t lose them again

picture of Scrabble tiles next to one another with some words spelled including comparable, shuddering and toward
https://www.maxpixel.net/Text-Scrabble-Tiles-Letters-Alphabet-Words-906404


Too Sick to Manage, Too Well for Help

Markus Meier on Flickr


Old suitcases  stack, mostly leather, retro, travel
https://pixnio.com/objects/old-suitcases-stack-leather-retro-travel


My yoga is better now that I’m not skinny

Three thin women wearing yoga pants and trendy shoes
https://www.flickr.com/photos/a_malaprop/27529935119


I’m working on me but I still have to do my day job.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/evelynsaenz/3921162736


But want and need are two different things. And I need this.

Very tall building with many windows and fore escapes and a sign on the side of the building that says, “How are you really?”
https://unsplash.com/photos/nJupV3AOP-U


Not because they were Asian. Not because they were women. But because they were Asian women, undivided and intersectional.

Photo by Eutah Mizushima on Unsplash

I hadn’t done anything to him.


Hunger is an inescapable aspect of my Black womanhood

Black woman’s empty palm against a black background.
Photo: Nsey Benajah/Unsplash


The PTA is a social club of Whiteness. But I’m not in the Club, and these women are not my friends. Yet, I’m still here.

https://pixy.org/4225454/

LaToya Baldwin Clark

Law professor. Teach and write about the law of educational inequality, property and the family. Mom of 3. Amateur artist. All opinions my own.

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