An Obligation of Peace within a Play of Power

On a normal Friday morning, my partner had already left for work and the children and I assumed our usual routine of playing outside around our house in a campus neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio. I was hanging laundry on the line outside when suddenly a succession of gunshots popped at a very close range followed by the sound of breaking glass. Then there was another, larger bang and lots of shouting and screaming. The explosions were coming from the house to the east, but throughout the neighborhood I heard screams from our unsuspecting, peaceful community who threw their children to🔒

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Seres Kyrie currently lives near Madison, Wis., with her partner Ash, where they homeschool their two children, Finn and Leaf.

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