Matthew R. Manning writer. speaker. facilitator. "Let Me Catch My Breath: Collective Healing in the Age of COVID-19." Chicago Tribune | Ahmaud Arbery and Chicago’s Black Running Community Writing - Medium Portfolio Gumbo Magazine, Issue 001: Black "My Letter to Nelson Mandela" "The Unlikely Encounter That Made Me Confront My Male Fragility" “A Letter to Johnny” "Our Dandelion: A Tribute to Toni Morrison" "The Silence of Trauma and Mental Health in the Black Community" "We Aren't Listening to Our Youth" "Black Boy Cry"