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Racism is not fertile breeding ground for creativity, so racists have been recycling the same weak-ass slights for generations. more

May 30, 2017 3:09 PM At the Intersection

I’m still not sure how to write about all the intersecting parts of my identity. The words come slow, the sentences sound stilted. But I’m hoping someday, with enough time, I find a way for my Blackness and my Filipina-ness to coexist. more

May 1, 2017 5:44 PM At the Intersection 1 Comments

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When I read those #blackwomenatwork Tweets, I wondered how Black women haven’t collectively just given up on society and forged our own brand new world elsewhere. more

Apr 3, 2017 3:24 PM At the Intersection 2 Comments

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However, I do want to take a moment to think about the women who want to strike, but can’t. Whether it’s because they got mouths to feed, lives to save, their health won’t allow it, or a reason all their own. more

Mar 6, 2017 4:30 PM At the Intersection

If you text a boy during the week and he waits until the end of the weekend to text you back, it’s because he’s trying to avoid an awkward conversation about his weekend plans sans you. more

Feb 6, 2017 3:18 PM At the Intersection