Who knows who is out there

About eighteen years ago, I attended a festival on my college campus celebrating different Native American cultures. While there, I spoke with this Native American woman, and though I cannot remember her tribe, I do remember what she said.

“You have a twin in every culture.”

As a freshman still struggling to fit in and find my group of friends, this was comforting. This empowering knowledge helped me realize that even though I was having a tough time at that moment, there were going to be people like me. They…