As I saw the whispers that snapback into a cheshire smile, the unhidden glares, along with the genuine, friendly invites that I realized my mistake – I showed up to this event Black.
Oftentimes we confuse our hearts with our emotional states. Even the colloquialism “follow your heart” tends to imply that you will follow your emotions rather than your logic. But your heart isn’t and shouldn’t be in anyway linked to your emotional state. Your heart is your core. It is your foundation.