I’m marching because I’m afraid. As a disabled, bisexual woman, I am terrified by what is happening, but I refuse to let that fear silence me. I have fought very hard for my independence, to live life on my own terms. And I intend to hold onto that and fight for that right for others. We all need to stand together and support each other. I wanted badly to attend one of the marches, but am unable to get there due to my health.
I have chronic Lyme Disease and POTS, as well as severe anxiety and depression.
We are here, and we aren’t going anywhere. I stand with everyone marching, both in person and virtually