I’m considered normal, and that’s just not ok.

The statue is said to represent Aedh, son of Colcon, Chief of Oriel. Aedh was the first pilgrim to reach Clonmacnoise on what is now considered the Pilgrim’s Path across ancient Ireland. He collapsed and died on arrival. A.D. 606

My skin color is normal

My money is normal

My health is normal

So what?

  • Write a LinkedIn Recommendation for someone who doesn’t look like you. It’s still a resource used by those hiring.
  • Ask someone you value what you can do to help them gain reputation or power.
  • Once you have reflected on your journey, educate others — don’t make this the job of those who are struggling within the systems we helped create and enable.



Moved to Substack. jbordeaux.substack.com

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