I’m Tired

Missi Smith
6 min readJun 2, 2020

Click through. You just might learn something.

It’s been eight days since George Floyd was senselessly murdered in broad daylight by a Minneapolis Police officer. Since then, there have been six straight days of protests, looting, riots, ineffective leadership (from all levels of our government in Minnesota), and detrimental interference from the current White House occupant.

Every day, I’ve had concerned and well-meaning friends (particularly my white friends) calling and messaging to check on me and ask if I’m OK. They have literally been asking if they can give me some form of…