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

How To Be Good At Something

Because I never finish anything... literally. There's a small number of you that make your way to this corner of the internet every time I post (which I'm very grateful for) and some of you who step into this crevice will occasionally share something with me about my post; how it made you feel for… Continue reading How To Be Good At Something

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

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