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The Sunday Read: 'Facing the Wind'

The Sunday Read: 'Facing the Wind'

Update: 2020-06-2133
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In today’s episode of The Sunday Read, Carvell Wallace considers why, for his kids, a global pandemic that shut down the world was not news — it was the opposite of news. It was a struggle that had, in some ways, always been a part of their lives.

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salong

A beautiful reminder that everyone, even parents, are human.

Jun 24th
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Nada Clontz

Wow, this is an incredibly beautiful essay. I am a white European woman, but also a parent and a human being on this planet, and this clicked with me on so many levels. It moved me to tears. Thank you for sharing this with us, Mr. Wallace.

Jun 23rd
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Newman

inspirational on many levels.

Jun 22nd
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Duane Sentgeorge

Thank you Mr. Wallace.

Jun 22nd
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Jeannette Sanchez

Beautiful essay #BLM

Jun 22nd
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True

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Jun 22nd
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Alex Mercedes

??? ending felt abrupt but a great essay. I wish somehow I could get my son to read it or to listen to this pod.

Jun 22nd
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The Sunday Read: 'Facing the Wind'

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