racism continuum: one white woman’s perspective

Is overtly racist; their racist beliefs are public and obvious. Is quietly racist; they disguise and are subtle about their racist beliefs. Remains fearful or untrusting of Black people, as learned from parents/caregivers. Unwilling to talk about racism. Engages in gaslighting when challenged on racial comments or behavior. Believes racism isn’t a deal breaker. Believes…Read more »

Retail Pottery

  My pottery studio has evolved from amassing supplies, tools, and equipment. A friend recently Instagram-shared her Guatemala visit showing a potter making pots with corncobs for surface texture, and found objects to trim the ware. Here, in Southeastern Pennsylvania, my pottery making appears to support a vast retail industry. My usual go-to is The…Read more »