Gina Loring on Her Allegiance to Art as Activism and Balancing Creativity w/Challenging Life Experiences

Gina Loring on Her Allegiance to Art as Activism and Balancing Creativity w/Challenging Life Experiences

"When I'm stuck in a cloud of sorrow or resignation, I remind myself that morning always comes, even after the darkest night, and often those are the moments that most powerfully propel me forward."

[Re-Up] Let Her Tell It: Poet, Gina Loring On Racial Identity, the Gift of Poetry & Self-Acceptance

[Re-Up] Let Her Tell It: Poet, Gina Loring On Racial Identity, the Gift of Poetry & Self-Acceptance

*This piece was written and a few years ago when I first began blogging. I was hungry for the stories of inspiring Black women with passion for their crafts and a glow in their eyes. I'm re-posting this, though it is years old, for the knowledge Ms. Loring so willingly shared and the pearls of wisdom that remain relevant though time has marched on and she has continued in her path of success.*