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Shay Stewart Bouley @blackgirlinmain Great state of Maine

Chicago native exiled in Maine. Non-profit extraordinaire, ED @CCIBoston. Writer/Blogger, Race warrior,Wild woman,Yogi and Raconteur. https://t.co/6hUBm0Ak9U

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Joined Twitter 3/18/09


One of my birthday gifts was the means to buy a Lone Hawk hat, I just ordered it. You have no idea how happy this m… https://t.co/Tb62lDgYGhDo people even care outside of social media? https://t.co/XpfPDBZcLPNot difficult to understand when you realize the goal is to slash any and all immigration, documented or not, by an… https://t.co/fnDiJMPvwv
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyTo be Black in white spaces is to constantly live in a war time state. It takes a toll on the body and mind. Yet, o… https://t.co/CuSuGhPt3L @Karnythia Double damn! This brotha needs a break.I'm feeling this. https://t.co/eUm3kUHNefDamn! https://t.co/D482CLFitlWe use our white voices, put on on Karen cloak and we still cannot be heard due to the melanin. You see all Black… https://t.co/1UgTTPRYzZI know I've got haters in Maine who think I'm an attention whore. Do you know what it's like to never be heard? To… https://t.co/8KFfVGmq9y @red3blog Hold up! Is your birthday 1/23? If so, we are birthday twins. Happy Birthday! @maytagsmom Trying.Good gravy, the word was humanity. Holy typo.What do people named Karen think of the "a Karen" meme? I can't imagine they enjoy it.
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyTo have your kid sick and at the mercy of white people who don't see your kid's himsbity or yours is some shit you… https://t.co/3YpLHCftX2The irony of working to protect her privacy is that some painfully racist shit happened during the hospital stay. I… https://t.co/o0G8nr4iO2Once upon a time, common sense was common. Now? We really might need to wrap this shit up. @HarlemLovebirds I guess so. @alexsteed I might have to try that one.Someone really said to me, I wanted to reach out to you but your posts were so vague. Kid in hospital, long road… https://t.co/wAeV9vKqYQ @alexsteed Where is this sandwich from? @MaryTylerMom Thank you.Guess I'll get back to what I typically do in this space which is talking about race and a smattering of politics.… https://t.co/lwu1IuzE3uI had no idea that wine gummies were a thing. But I got a few boxes as a gag gift. No, I haven't tried them. https://t.co/Qj0SJHR12iSweet potato pie. https://t.co/OQ0RyeTwY2 @tiffanyrj Everything you said resonates. I'm not mad at anyone for not showing up, but I'm not forgetting. @CandiceBenbow I don't know, I'm with you. I can't imagine dating off this app.
1/24
2020
@Freeyourmindkid What???? @AdinaNorth (((Hug)))Bottom line, we create space for the people and things that matter to us.We are all busy and stretched thin, often just trying to survive and keep food on the table. Showing up though do… https://t.co/IehvOfsqaHLesson of the past week. It really does matter how we show up for people. When a friend is in crisis, it's truly th… https://t.co/R0ejxHBOiNAlmost two weeks off of work, no exercise and questionable food choices. I'm feeling so sluggish. I need a good nig… https://t.co/1vTPPqDPv6"Ab honesto virum bonum nihil deterret. Seneca. Nothing deters a good man from doing what is honorable." Mrs Who, A Wrinkle in Time
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyMen who can afford to date women don't complain about doing it.
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyBest brother in the world @NizmLaVerite sent me @GarrettPopcorn. For those that don't know, this is the best popcor… https://t.co/c0dvwo5KZq @addyeB Oh no!If your notion of “justice” only includes telling other people why they are wrong—and everyone else is wrong except… https://t.co/LiyrOHxtbd
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyThe older I get the more I realize that some of the folks I thought were “radical” because they were “always willin… https://t.co/JFnPedZhgd
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyFor those following along, she's home. Snuggled up with a stuffie and on her phone. Teenage life in 2020. I never… https://t.co/1KcSmtv6o2white people think of their white colleagues as colleagues as and their black colleagues as *friends* when it’s tim… https://t.co/UdiivNmGbr
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley"Been down nine times but I get up ten." Pretty much sums up these 47 years of life.Lady doing my nails the other day asked me if I was interested in Botox. I don't know. I thought I was looking pretty alright. *shrug*i don't really buy the "i didn't know there would be real-life consequences for something i tweeted" or "i didn't w… https://t.co/khHDgC6X0S
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyAnd for a moment, we will stop and breathe before we embark upon the next leg of the journey.S. Carolina elected official now backing Sanders over Biden https://t.co/mW4F5PDZGE"More people of color were also shown as perpetrators across the 26 series [in the study]." https://t.co/V4xgb3j5cshttps://t.co/Ny65UKjHnG
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @lisamccolgan70 Exactly! Just because life is tough is no reason to go outside looking raggedy.I had to not only get out of bed to get coffee. I was out of coffee, and had to get dressed to go get my coffee. O… https://t.co/m9YnrC5bNlThe big kid does awesome shit. https://t.co/KDjae0FltUPlease stop beginning tweets with “Unpopular opinion” when what you really mean is “Uninformed bias/prejudice” or “Contrarian idiocy ahead”
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyThis snapshot screams Electability baby! #ILikeBernie and so do Independents! HELLO Somebody! #Bernie2020https://t.co/AW1YEW2Kqg
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyIt feels unfair that I have to fetch my own coffee on my birthday. Or the downside of being single. Of course it's… https://t.co/JjfAAc2iOU @thetrudz Hell yeah. I always do that.Now that we know the girl will be discharged in the morning, I can catch my breath. Lovely pre birthday drinks with… https://t.co/K6JPHLyq9E
1/23
2020
Planters has been dead to me since they killed off the cheese curls.I'm clearly not too bright, I don't know when some cat is shooting his shot or not. Reading these Dm's, like what are you saying?Throw in salt and pepper hair and I'm hooked. https://t.co/n1b29OqocOI'm confused. https://t.co/qx1LBC6bgF @A_Daneshzadeh That was my childhood.“You don’t need a surgeon for that broken bone if you have friends” said no one ever. “You don’t need an inhaler… https://t.co/FJMBlwZMZr
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyDecided with the child's imminent release from the hospital, I will continue with my planned bday gathering on Satu… https://t.co/6ww2oTcj1MNo matter how bad life is, I'm not going outside the house looking messy. Yesterday I even managed a nail salon vis… https://t.co/fnmMJnMLStMy self care today was scheduling a therapy session for myself. The fact that in the past 8 days I've managed to… https://t.co/EwVp94Lnm4 @revelizafleming Message me. That might be helpful for her.You know these filters on Instagram where people stare into the camera and see what sign they are or what Disney ch… https://t.co/Qa7v43l2nr
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyThis ain't it. https://t.co/zW3hJB6yxFYou tried to get someone fired for eating on a train. Today is a great day to hush. https://t.co/3V3PVHnrxP
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyI'm impressed with my ability to do two speaking engagements in the midst of everything.joyful participation in this sorrowful world transmissions from a blue satellite giggin thru march see you soon… https://t.co/hjKJD7dpNT
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyI love this song. If this is Aquarius Season & people are going to start standing up for each other & the collecti… https://t.co/PJtJeLF1Fc
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyThe universe is bigger than our existence, it's not fair, it just is.Part of growing older is understanding, there will be highs and there will be lows. A sick child is not fun, to b… https://t.co/HPqImcbEjXLife happens, don't feel sorry for me or my family. Life is a journey, sometimes it's beautiful. Sometimes it's har… https://t.co/He9qlHUPNVWords from the coparent. https://t.co/aQ3LsoPWXiMy candidate of choice truly has awful fans.I'm leading a discussion at colbymuseum about my work. We are discussing a compilation of my work with themes of lo… https://t.co/iRN68IRMvY @KristyCBell No, we have a long road ahead and almost certainly there will be another hospitalization. But having h… https://t.co/uUZI9rSjHcExcellent read. https://t.co/GmL7Joy6g0A masterpiece in political writing by @SultanReina for @WearYourVoice: "While Bernie was talking about holding Wal… https://t.co/1H1Sr8tJMT
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyI and @so_treu may cuss me out on gods internet for this but I believe in defending the press Period. So my momma a… https://t.co/wxJ25Rj31h
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyI've seen things in the last 8 days that I never could have imagined. We have truly been to hell and back.I've never truly understood what it meant to be bone tired. One day, perhaps, I can share our story but not now. Al… https://t.co/WscLhQCvv2If we could ever get past our personal shame, we might have a more efficient system.Keep praying, high chance that mini me/our lil bug will be sprung this afternoon or by tomorrow morning at the late… https://t.co/z6gAvNyj2QIf you love proximity to white power more than you hate oppression you've already lost. Whatever you consider winni… https://t.co/EjQurEHaWs
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyThe liberal infighting that's going on, reminiscent of when Hillary was running, shows some people haven't learned… https://t.co/SQLyJq7LpM
Retweeted by Shay Stewart BouleyIt's clear that a lot of establishment liberals hate *the idea* of a left or politicians they see as left more than… https://t.co/9h9TY6sodC
Retweeted by Shay Stewart Bouley @marinmaven Clearly I'm advanced, seeing as how I can't read jack without reading glasses. @A_Daneshzadeh Looks like a good show.One more day of 46. According to some, I'm a youngin. To others, I'm an old ass bitch. @TLB8275 Thicka than a snicker and foine!My birthday is on Thursday, I'm stressed. How can I the brotha on the left? https://t.co/Gnf3SY9o3D @AFlyBlackCommie Where can I find the one on the left? Lawd, a few hours with him would be all the rejuvenation. @MaineSocialist Fucking brilliant tweet. Love it! @LeelaSinha Thank you. She needs them. @DesirreAndrews 💜💜💜Feeling like I've aged 27 years in the past week but I'm still here. https://t.co/bRuKejY93t
1/22
2020
@mainemomofboys I need to collapse. Right now though, no one to catch me.Inside every Mama Bear is an inner Karen. I had to let her out today. Mama Bear plus Karen in the body of a middle… https://t.co/ufORaJPLJI @almazhmom Everyone loves you when you don't need them.
1/21
2020

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