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366 Days of Ofrendas

Today marks an entire year. That’s 365 days. Well, 366 actually, since this year was a leap year. Fuck that extra day. I wish it were fewer days. But more than that, I wish it was none at all. I … Read the rest

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Notes on Self-Worth

While I was on the bus today I searched the following phrase on Google:

how can I boost my self-worth

I read an article on it, a very long one, and it seemed vague and general at best. I also … Read the rest

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Why I Changed My Name

“What’s in a name? That which we’d call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.”

That’s what Shakespeare said in Rom & Jul. His view? Names don’t matter, at least when it’s the case of your boyfriend … Read the rest

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The Decade of Dále

Tomorrow morning, I will be nudged awake by my alarm, a song by Lata Mangeshkar, at 6:30 AM. Still dark out, I’ll put the kettle on to make some unbearably hot tea. I’ll put on my warmest sweater and bundle … Read the rest

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The 4 Steps to Becoming a Queen

When you think about your favorite childhood movies, which ones stick out in your mind? I’ve got a standard cache of animated films, Disney classics, and anime, but one I have treasured most is To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Read the rest