We Dissent

We Dissent

We dissent. The Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade, ending the constitutional right to abortion in the U.S. and reversing nearly 50 years of precedent. The Cedars fam is heartbroken, confused, disappointed, dehumanized, devalued, and fucking pissed. Our mothers...
Things Can Still Change

Things Can Still Change

It’s finally fall in Central Texas. Months of relentless heat have finally begun to lift. There’s a palpable lightness to the atmosphere, to people’s demeanors, to the world around us. Things have finally begun to change. I’ve spent most of my life in the Central and...
We’re Growing A Forest of Redwoods

We’re Growing A Forest of Redwoods

Lately I’ve been wrestling with a low level feeling of despair. It’s not the kind of crippling depression where you can’t get anything done; it’s more of a low-level background hum that never quite goes away, like a cough that you just can’t seem to shake. I think it...
Cookies & Gun Violence

Cookies & Gun Violence

  Like so many of us, I’ve been thinking a lot about the shooting that occurred just a few days ago. Once again we all find ourselves in a numb confusion. Like a pack of circling vultures, the familiar rhythms of questions we know all too well begin again: why...