Month: October 2013

NYWC, take one: "I Am From ___"

i aim high. i’m enlisting barthes, chabon, & didion, running a dragnet through their work in order to help my own. that said, such a path is still a one-way street, & in the long run, the potential to make…

race, grace, & true repentance

after a few rough days, i had planned to put on my big girl pants & spend my morning working on some writing projects & looking for more lucrative employment. i was proud of myself for the intent to get…

affordable boob-care

so by this time, my regular readers know that my family has a history of breast cancer. having gone through two biopsies at a relatively young age, i know the extreme importance of having consistent exams. thanks to my current…

FemFlash 2013 – haiku

my first foray into femflash is a femen backlash. i’m tired of my energy & identity being appropriated. i no longer want to hear the message that if i DON’T GO TO THE EXTREME, THEN I DON’T CARE & AM…