In a world that is beginning to feel like a lot of hate, this poetry project is an attempt to find some heart.

A political speech, an insensitive comment, a breakup text or a pink slip - I asked my Instagram followers to send me whatever had them down on Direct Messages. Then, I tried to #BlackoutTheHate and find the messages of empowerment hiding within.

 

              Hover over the images to read the blackout poetry.

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