ZORA
Published in

ZORA

What if My Family Doesn’t Feel Like Family?

Safety is a fundamental need, and families set the foundation of our safety, but sometimes family isn’t our safe space

Photo by Daniel Cheung on Unsplash

We’re coming upon what is perhaps the most notorious time of the year, the holiday season. There are usually two camps of people during the holiday season, those who love it and those who…

--

--

--

A publication from Medium that centers the stories, poetry, essays and thoughts of women of color.

Recommended from Medium

Dear Mom: Please forgive me.

On Family, Myths, and ‘When Harry Met Sally’

Deliverance for the Lost Child

It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas: Already!

Today was an interesting one.

A Gentile on an Orthodox Jewish Block

Grieving And Passion

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Bernie’s Daughter

Bernie’s Daughter

Writer and mother, daughter. Still trying to figure out what I want to be when I grow up, but I hear growing up is overrated.

More from Medium

Three Lessons from Adele’s “30” for Millennials Who Want to Heal

A photo of a hand taking notes in a notebook.

Hitting Rock Bottom Is the Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me

What I’m Really Trying to Find Out When I Ask About Your Race, Culture or Ethnic Background

Space Invaders: Motherhood Edition