Mernine Ameris

Mernine Ameris is a media literacy educator, speech coach, communication specialist, social media manager, writer, poet, activist and founder of The Sunflower Girl Collective. Learn more at

A Long Way Down

If a pin dropped, she wouldn’t be able to hear it. It was Christmas, her first with a man that she wanted her family to meet.  She'd come straight home from college. She’d taken the ...