Women in History Whose Names You May Not Have Learned in Grade School

Abolitionist and suffragist Lucy Stone said, “I believe that the influence of woman will save the country before every other power.” In honor of Women’s History Month, here are five female activists who fought for equal rights and who are not often found in school history books.  Frances Ellen Watkins Harper Frances Ellen Watkins Harper … Read moreWomen in History Whose Names You May Not Have Learned in Grade School

What It’s Like to Have Conflicting Thoughts About Your Own Race

This post was originally published on June 23, 2020. I tend to have a lot of conflicting thoughts about being Asian. I think that’s how my personal identity has always been. Conflicting. Not Asian “enough.” Not American “enough.” (I’ve had to learn to completely throw out the word “enough” because I now know that I … Read moreWhat It’s Like to Have Conflicting Thoughts About Your Own Race

Darling Letters: Thoughts on Hope and Beauty

We are bringing “Darling Letters” from your inbox to the blog! We love the art of letter writing and believe it helps build authentic community. Our editors and contributors have thoughtfully written encouraging letters to cut through the busyness and speak straight to your heart. If I were to paint the last couple of weeks … Read moreDarling Letters: Thoughts on Hope and Beauty

Darling Letters: La Renovación Que Llega Con Una Nueva Temporada

Darling is working to translate some of our content into Spanish. If you have edits or feedback on this translation, our team would love your input! Email blog@darlingmagazine.org and include Spanish Translation in your subject line. For the English version, click here. Translation via Jennifer Rodriguez El otro día, entré a mi jardín justo después de que … Read moreDarling Letters: La Renovación Que Llega Con Una Nueva Temporada

Darling Letters: The Beauty of the Ordinary

We are bringing “Darling Letters” from your inbox to the blog! We love the art of letter writing and believe it helps build authentic community. Our editors and contributors have thoughtfully written encouraging letters to cut through the busyness and speak straight to your heart. I found a coffee ring hidden beneath a stack of … Read moreDarling Letters: The Beauty of the Ordinary