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Pride and Homage to My Allies

So … I have known this person for a while. Although I explicitly did not come out to her, I thought she already knew my homoness. 493 more words

Blumio - Konzertbericht

Gestern war ich bei dem Blumio Konzert in Vechta. Er ist momentan mit seinem aktuellem Album auf “Blumiologie Tour”. Das Konzert fand im Gulhaus In Vechta statt, welches ein Jugend- und Freizeitzentrum ist. 635 more words

Outings and fears

“Though we tremble before uncertain futures
may we meet illness, death and adversity with strength
may we dance in the face of our fears.”
– Gloria Anzaldúa… 360 more words

Random question to self

Do I exist in my silences or in the spaces that I create to speak?

A question that I think about while listening to Nina Simone’s “Sinnerman” … a fitting song about judgment and the quest for deliverance, one way or another.



I hope you are as mesmerized and fascinated by the video and song as me. The song is written to honor and celebrate Emperor Menelik’s defeat of the Italians. 38 more words


Here is the thing about living in Ethiopia: One gets body searched almost everywhere – hotels, government and private buildings, banks, airports, supermarkets and even some restaurants. 630 more words