Cristan

August 17, 2017

Civil War Monuments, Heritage, & Southern Culture

I’ve lived in the Houston, Texas area all of my life. That means I’m a child of Southern culture: I’ve had a CHL for years, I […]
June 26, 2017

Protesting PRIDE

Houston has always been one of those places where everyone could clearly see The Good Ol’ Boy’s foot on all of our necks. If you were […]
May 30, 2017

Sex Essentialism vs Fat Essentialism

I want to present two absurd essentialist arguments in order to demonstrate the function of reductionist essentialism within our culture’s discourse. The first example of rhetoric […]
October 21, 2016

Goodbye friends

Within the span of one week, I lost two friends to suicide. Of the two, I was closest to Viv. There’s so much that I want […]