My fourth column for Catapult, about searching for community and likeness, is live:
“That’s when I realized how deeply I had been searching for more than a label to bridge the disconnect I felt. I had been searching for others like us. Perhaps, longing to see myself in the story, hungry to find a place for my family to belong, I had tried to force a connection that couldn’t last—that might not even exist.”
You can read the full piece here.