I’m beyond ready for a mini vacay, whoop whoop.

I’m beyond ready for a mini vacay.


That doesn’t mean I’m immune to the fear. Not just for myself—for all LGBT people, especially Latinx and black people in Orlando, and Muslims affected by Islamophobia all over the country, and kids still “in the closet” who might see these events on the news and keep their mouths shut. Read More »


He looked like a different person—everything about him was different: his clothes, the way he talked and even his haircut. He invited me and my friends to a nearby cafe. I agreed right away because I wanted to talk about my childhood, my city, and my people. I was shocked that he did not want to talk about anything that would remind him of Syria. Read More »