Hockey & Homophobia: Ivan Provorov

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January 23, 2023

This post is about something personal, so it’s taken me time to find the words. For that I apologize. As…

Updated: Twitter, what’s next in social media

December 22, 2022

It was only a month and a half ago I blogged about what was going on with Twitter and what…

Twitter and What’s Next

November 7, 2022

With Elon in charge of Twitter, a lot of changes have happened in the last week. He decided that anyone…

What to do: Speak up? Sweep it under the rug?

I spend a lot of my time on TikTok, and I’ve found myself on the outskirts of BookTok. Mostly because…

Collateral Damage: the verbal kind

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April 18, 2022

Every so often, I feel like I have to step forward to talk about the concept of collateral damage. Because…

Back Up Your Facebook & Instagram media

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October 4, 2021

Today, Facebook/Instagram/WhatsApp were unavailable for most of the work day. You were likely wondering if you were going to lose…

A Child of the Desert and the Sea

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August 7, 2021

I was born in the desert.  Well, in a hospital in the desert.  My mother jokes that the Sonoran Desert…

In The Heights: Latinidad y Sueños

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June 12, 2021

It’s been awhile, my lovelies. We’ve watched In the Heights. Twice, actually. I have a feeling I’ll be watching it…

Insurrection in DC leads to a lot of familiar discourse

January 10, 2021

I’ve seen a lot of strange takes following the Insurrection in DC of the Capitol building, aka Trump’s coup attempt.…

Wonder Woman 84: Not all Nostalgia is Welcome

January 7, 2021

Like many people, I saw Wonder Woman 84 over the holidays. And, I’ve been trying to figure out how to…