No one likes wrinkles. Whether in our clothing or elsewhere. Is it possible to accept them and just move on, or does our culture of perfection hinder us from doing so? We are experiencing a wrinkle in our time right now. Let’s explore acknowledging it and embracing the possibilities of what’s to come.
Verdis LeVar Robinson (he/him or they) is the Lenora Montgomery Scholar of Excellence at Meadville Lombard Theological School in Chicago, where he is a candidate for a Master of Divinity and is a Candidate for the Unitarian Universalist ministry. He is currently finishing up an ministerial internship at the Unitarian Church of Montpelier. Verdis holds degrees in History, African-American Studies, and Music Performance from SUNY College at Brockport, SUNY University at Buffalo, and Boston University.