The Space Between Life, Death and Opportunity: When I Was 16
Source: The Imprint
Resource Type: Website or Webpage Article
Focus Population: BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color), Foster Youth, Former Foster youth, Peers, People who have experienced Trauma
Topics: Culturally Specific Strengths and Resilience, Foster Care System
Amnoni Myers provides the introduction to this series of essays and poems reflecting on the death of Ma’Khia Bryant while in Ohio foster care. Amnoni Myers is an alumni of the former care system who works as a resource family trainer specialist and is the author of “You are the Prize,” a memoir of her life and journey through the foster care system and beyond. Her memoir will be published in December 2021.