As a writer and editor, I’m so glad that the singular “they” is becoming more accepted, for all the reasons you list and because it’s just. Damn. Easier. It’s taken some effort to convince my senior editor that it’s okay to use, and even more effort to convince my mother, who reads a lot of my stuff.
Won Special Program Grant from Alachua County Commission for CerridwenWorks, a nonprofit project of DreamQuilt LLC, in 2015
I am a prize-winning academic author, and have had Won County Proclamation from Alachua County Commission for Red Soul Days, a domestic violence awareness event in 2016
Collaborated with and fundraised for dozens of local, regional, and national non-profits, including Peaceful Paths and Break the Cycle.
Singlehandedly audited thousands of pages of content for a college website to transform into an ADA-compliant masterpiece.
Produced and organized dozens of empowering art shows and theatre productions in Gainesville, Florida.
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