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Oakland is burning // Water is life

Hey friends. The world’s got me feeling a weird bunch of dissonant emotions. Like I’m rejoicing about the DAPL announcement. But I’m mourning the Ghostship warehouse fire in Oakland, a (queer) artist’s community and electronic dance club. The fire happened the night … Continue reading

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In & Out

I was really inspired by Jennifer Tamayo’s poetry (especially Epilogue). I was particularly intrigued by the way that interruptions work in this piece. The “collected” phrases from media, pop culture, etc. and the lyrics that she incorporates breathe in and … Continue reading

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Music, Poetry, and Storytelling

Poetry and songs often time inhabit the same creative sphere even if they don’t share the same room. Both are used to tell stories and truths by using language to craft the space necessary to derive meaning. In class we … Continue reading

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