Brett Luft

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ABLEIST

“I don’t use albeist language.” This is probably one of the boldest lies I’ve ever told myself. When I was a child, I was one of those kids who refused to say the word “retarded.” I understood words can be hurtful. That’s why I didn’t say certain things. Because words—and the voices we use—have the […]

Austin, Texas, Graffiti Wall

REFLECTION

I’ve been feeling discouraged lately. This is not a new feeling, obviously, but it’s not one that I’m comfortable with. No matter how many times I feel discouraged, I never get used to it. I’ll take that as a win. Life moves quickly. I feel this is part of the reason I’ve been feeling discouraged. […]