A Thought On Masculinity in America

I wrote this as a response for a fellowship application (that I didn’t end up getting). There have been more revelations exposed about Diaz in the past week. His abuse of women breaks my heart because when I found his books, he showed me a space in literature that I didn’t know existed. I willContinue reading “A Thought On Masculinity in America”

Top 100 Movies/Films (A Working List)

(In no particular order) The Exterminating Angel 20th Century Women Dogtooth Frida Rushmore Family Plot Repulsion Good Will Hunting Moonlight Sling Blade Being John Malkovich A Place Beyond the Pines Eyes Without a Face The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Get Out Just Friends 500 Days of Summer Bend It Like Beckham Legally Blonde TheContinue reading “Top 100 Movies/Films (A Working List)”

Lovely Hearts Book Club Recommendations- June

1. Kindred by Octavia E. Butler 264 pages Underrated and under-read. As a writer, the originality of Kindred¬†is inspiring. Dana, a twenty-six year old African-American woman, lives with her white husband, Kevin, in 1976. While she is unpacking, she time travels back to the early 1800’s, where she saves a young boy, Rufus, from drowning.Continue reading “Lovely Hearts Book Club Recommendations- June”