Are we forgetting something?

Through Your Fingers

They say the nature has its own rules. The ones leaving and the ones coming in, have not much in their will. While some of us are born in the greatest of the places with greatest of the riches surrounding us, others are bound to face the harsh and scorching realities of life. This piece is about discrimination of the basis of colour; the act where a natural attribute of a natural being is policed.

Rosa Parks came about to be known as the first lady of civil rights. On December 1, 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, Parks refused to obey bus driver James F. Blake’s order to give up her seat in the coloured section to a white passenger, after the white section was filled. Parks’ act of defiance and the Montgomery Bus Boycott became important symbols of the modern Civil Rights Movement. She became an international icon of resistance to…

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I am an artist, accountant and author living in western New York, transplanted from Denmark, Michigan, Florida, West Virginia, Pennsylvania (in that order!) I love the beauty of the world and sharing it with others through jewelry, photography, digital painting and writing.

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