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Submitted 05-12-2016 under VOICES
In anticipation of the Fifth Third River Run this Saturday, May 14, Iracema Garcia shares why she began running and now runs with her family and in races on a regular basis.
Submitted 04-05-2016 under VOICES
Ernesto Pulido trains in Clemente Park in the Roosevelt Park neighborhood and runs on Kent Trails to prepare for tryouts in his parents' home country, Mexico.
Submitted 10-20-2015 under VOICES
My local photo series called #ThePeopleOfGrandRapids will be shared with our community here on The Rapidian. In the series I set out intending to bring perspective, wisdom and insight from those I don't know.
Submitted 09-10-2015 under VOICES
These are important times. Lines are being drawn, and history will not allow any of us to escape its penchant for creating heroes and goats in times of crisis – even those of us in fast growing Grand Rapids.
Submitted 09-08-2015 under VOICES
The GRap Food Swappers have reunited to resurrect their food exchange event, and seeks to build community among local food fans in Grand Rapids.
Submitted 06-28-2015 under VOICES
A comic of actual snippets from real conversations I have had with real people.
A personal narrative on my experiences and struggles as a bi woman in Grand Rapids.
It is very important to be affirming to LGBT students to encourage them to live authentic lives.
Reflecting on identity and self in Grand Rapids during a historic time in our history.
Chronicles of my journey coming to live an authentic life and my coming out process.
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