Part one of a visual essay as a collaboration with the talented writer and dear friend of mine, Jordan McDonald. Jordan is a freelance writer and student at Dartmouth College. The topics she writes about include subjects surrounding identity, experience, culture, history, and art. Her work can be found on her website: jordanmcdonald.contently.com/ and she can be reached at her twitter: twitter.com/theineffability.
This project is about the concept of a home; it specifically addresses how those of marginalized identities oftentimes can only find that safe place to be themselves with people who are just like them, or must create those homes within themselves.