Why I’m Not Doing Social Media Activism Anymore…

...and other things I do since I can't afford therapy. Capitalist realism... is more like a pervasive atmosphere conditioning not only the production of culture but also the regulation of work and education, and acting as a kind of invisible barrier constraining thought and actionMark Fisher, Capitalist Realism #EndSARS Protest Lawrence, KS Do you remember… Continue reading Why I’m Not Doing Social Media Activism Anymore…

This One Is For All The Little Girls Who Aren’t So Little

I really wanted to know what it was like to be dead but nobody would tell me.Ingrid Rojas Contreras, Fruit of The Drunken Tree Fruit of The Drunken Tree by Ingrid Rojas Contreras Fruit of the Drunken Tree does not end well. It's a really bad ending but the kind of bad ending that sits… Continue reading This One Is For All The Little Girls Who Aren’t So Little

I Was 2 Feet Tall And Then I Wasn’t Anything

A brief guide on how not to talk to people from a different country My Aloe Vera plant doesn't have a name and it doesn't matter because she is dying I had three unsolicited interactions last Friday. I like to sit away from people on the bus. I like to either listen to music and… Continue reading I Was 2 Feet Tall And Then I Wasn’t Anything

In Between The Pages

Open a book... seriously. Fruit of The Drunken Tree by Ingrid Rojas Contreras It's Latin American Heritage Month and I decided to do something about how little I know about Latin American culture. In fact, I'm more disappointed that I didn't think of this sooner. My three favourite ways of interacting with a new culture… Continue reading In Between The Pages

Una Mattina mi son alzato: Money Heist Season 4 Review

Por Nairobi: O bella ciao, bella ciao, bella ciao, ciao ciao! I should have had this post out last week but I decided to give you all more time to catch up. so I know I don't need to be so loud but DISCLAIMER: SPOILERS BELOW. It takes much more courage to be in love… Continue reading Una Mattina mi son alzato: Money Heist Season 4 Review

Élite Season 3: The Tragedy Of A Teen Drama

In hindsight, I should have seen it coming. Too many people have suffered alreadySamuel Garcia, played by Itzan Escamilla Yes, Samuel, we really have. And so will you if you haven't caught up to season 3 as this post contains a multitude of spoilers! Elite main cast R-L: Omar Ayuso, Arón Piper, Mina El Hammani,… Continue reading Élite Season 3: The Tragedy Of A Teen Drama

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi: A Non-History Of Black People

One month, one book, one post, is not enough for the topic of Black History. There's more at stake than just slavery, my brother. It's a question of who will own the land, the people, the power. You cannot stick a knife in a goat and then say, Now I will remove my knife slowly,… Continue reading Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi: A Non-History Of Black People