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[Reading Response] Edinburgh by Alexander Chee (2)

Probably because of the book cover, which is fascinatingly well-suited, I get a tinge of blue throughout the novel. The blue color shows up in various scenes of the book as well, which keeps the sense of gloom and composure throughout. 941 more words

Coming-of-Age

[Reading Response] Edinburgh by Alexander Chee (1)

Have I faced my demon, I ask. The demon is always there. Fee says Big Eric will be still in him, in Warden, until death finds them. 897 more words

Coming-of-Age

[Reading Response] Blue Boy by Rakesh Satyal

Blue boy  by Rakesh Satyal was a book recommended by my adviser in college. He was teaching another queer Asian American literature class, and I couldn’t take it due to my impending graduation and honor’s thesis. 840 more words

Coming-of-Age

[Reading Response] Funny Boy by Shyam Selvadurai

After reading Blue Boy, I couldn’t help but noticing how similar the title of this book was. I bought the book when I was in college, looking through the Gay and Lesbian section in Barns and Noble near the campus. 1,584 more words

Coming-of-Age

The Black & White Ball: LGBTQA-Inclusive Youth Halloween Extravaganza!

You are invited to our Black & White Ball- Youth Halloween Extravaganza! This is a dance to celebrate YOU! Youth ages 13-21 from all over Broward County and Miami will be in attendance, so it is sure to be an amazing time! 39 more words

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[Instant notes] Edinburgh - August 25, 2014

I’d start reading out loud, out of whim, feeling the urge. The lyrical beauty inside begs to burst out through the vocal cord of mine. The air brushes against my throat, then the wind. 118 more words

Coming-of-Age

Gay, Interrupted: Now on Video

A couple of days ago, I wrote an article in which I provided an inside look into the factors that led to my homelessness. I decided to give you all the opportunity to place a face to the name and read it out on YouTube, which you can find below: 25 more words

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