“Be brave,” she said. “Be who you are,” she said. “You belong here,” she said.
I listened, but I didn’t feel brave. I am proud to be who I am, but I’m not a brave fighter, not a porcupine about my right to walk down the street or enter the same department store as you.
How do you “be brave?”
Please use the open space below to share your first 50 words on the topic “be brave.”