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Where the wild things are: A two-day recovery

Where the wild things are: A two-day recovery

Cyn da' Poet December 29, 2013 0

Many of us are born with the desire to work hard, others learn to work hard, and others just never learn when to stop working. When I say ‘work,’ I’m including everything that can

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Loyalty, Tantrums & Mean Girls

Loyalty, Tantrums & Mean Girls

Cyn da' Poet November 11, 2013 2

  I’ve been on this topic for quite some time now and trust me it hasn’t been easy to digest and step out of the box to analyze it like a Nancy Drew case. 

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I am alone, and that’s ok gurl

I am alone, and that’s ok gurl

Alejandro October 1, 2013 0

I like it when I cry, because it adds character to my coldness. Me gusta intercambiar el coraje y odio que è mantelado en un espejo de mi propia manifestación in exchange for that

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Turning Our Backs on History: Internalized Racism and Class Oppression

Turning Our Backs on History: Internalized Racism and Class Oppression

Mauro Sifuentes October 1, 2013 0

  It is in the best interest of this conversation that I begin with some working definitions. I think shared language can often be a crucial element in engaging meaningful and rich discussions about

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Privilege is not something you can get rid of.

Privilege is not something you can get rid of.

Mauro Sifuentes September 30, 2013 0

Privilege is not something you can get rid of. It is something to refuse in moments, to use strategically in others, and to reflect on constantly. If you speak English, are clearly gendered, male,

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Gay Pride 2013- Why I didn’t go this year

Gay Pride 2013- Why I didn’t go this year

Mikey Smilez July 15, 2013 0

As my perspectives change in life, I’ve noticed that for me Gay Pride was just another extension of every other week of partying and revelry. I feel that we have lost the sense of

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Family, Cultura & Amor = Marriage Equality

Family, Cultura & Amor = Marriage Equality

Cyn da' Poet June 26, 2013 0

It’s funny waking up to several messages like “YAY!; AWESOME!; ARE YOU WAITING ANXIOUSLY FOR COURT DECISION? and even wanna get married?”. Obviously I haven’t been feeling good these past days so I overslept

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Gay by Association?

Gay by Association?

Cyn da' Poet June 8, 2013 2

     “Dime con quien andas, y te dire quien eres”, (Tell me the company you keep, and I’ll tell you what you are.) were the words that I grew up listening to; my

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TEEN PRIDE: A New Movement

TEEN PRIDE: A New Movement

Cyn da' Poet May 15, 2013 8

Sometimes, I feel like I’m 21 but there are other times that I feel like I’m 14.  Perhaps it’s all the sugar I’ve had that day or simply feeling great.  Whichever, the reason may

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La Tierra Que Fue y Sera

La Tierra Que Fue y Sera

Alejandro April 22, 2013 2

      Yecoc xochitl ma in nequimilolo ma in necuiltonolo antepilhuan. Huel ixtihuitz cuecuey on tihuitz zan xopan nomacicatihuitz cempohualxochitl yecoc xochitl tepepitech.         Recuerdo mi tierra mojada, El río de san

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