Fighting the good fight to remove the race-based mascot

This is the time of year when we start to get stir crazy. Hints of the promise of warmer days come with lengthening sunlight. Still, it’s cold out there. The snow sounds tinny with the 3/4" layer of ice on top. It’s 1 degree in the morning but nevertheless, Blue and I made it outside. We make our way across the field. She’s walking on water. Her body rides mostly on top of the ice. She only occasionally breaks the surface tension. My stride is another story, there’s no walking on water for me. Everything is sealed and locked up in nature before…