an excerpt from Essential Labor
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Um, did you know I cohost a podcast? I'm asking because a few weeks ago my friend Jade (gently) chided me for failing to get the word out--she pointed…
A little over a week ago I posted on instagram about an interview I did with Youngmi Mayer and Brian Park, creators and cohosts of the podcast Feeling…
⏲️ In the weeks leading up to the start of the school year, I found myself absentmindedly singing the word "kindergarten" in a low baritone growl…
🌾🌾🌾 A few weeks ago, on a hillside filled with grasshoppers and sagebrush, yellow grass and brittle plants that crunched as we walked among them…
💀 ​I've been thinking a lot about death? I remember when it started, almost exactly a year ago at the MLK Day march here in Seattle. Ligaya rode in the…
The other week, while stopped at a red light on the way home from swim class, I asked Noli if there was any special song she wanted to listen to. She…
I'm not a nostalgic person. (An emotional virgo who runs hot? Oh yes. But sentimentality isn't really my thing.) So I've been surprised, over the last…
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