Cover Photo: Photo by Darrell Miller/flickr
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Walking in Memphis

On trying to do good and live up to my father's expectations.

Mother Jones



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Lorraine Berry writes frequently at The Guardian Books, LitHub, and other outlets. She writes about books, politics, intersectional feminism, and whatever is annoying her. She is at work on a novel manuscript on the Uprising of the 20,000. Lorraine  was an official blogger for Manchester City Football Club, and her devotion to the team is inborn and life-long. When she is not yelling at the telly during matches, she can be found walking on the beach. On Twitter, she's @BerryFLW. Contact her through

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