Election Day – Tuesday, November 6th 2018
Voting Day itself was so enjoyable this year. For a split second We-the-Constituents get to put our hands on the steering wheel. It reminded me of July 2016 when I was filled with hope for Bernie Sanders’ nomination. #Possibility!
I enjoyed delegating my Civic Responsibilities to Child Labor:
Meanwhile the internet was bursting with a downright celebratory mood, as people from all corners posted pictures of themselves wearing their “I Voted” stickers.
This friend here [L] made a “VOTE” collage with her kids and dog, while this one over here [R] shared this amazing shot of her daughters (whom I adore) as suffragettes!
Then there was this “Me in 2016 vs. 2018” trend, with one friend featuring her own daughter [R].
And also my super engaged, super pissed fellow liberal mom right here [L].
Come to find out my husband’s uncle was even running in his local county:
Overall a very unifying feeling of a day.
Although of course you can’t win them all: