On Becoming a Writer by Nilsa Rivera

The Women de Color series highlights creative work done by women of color in the arts through interviews as well as personal and craft essays. On definitions: In this series, the phrase ‘women de color’ is used to define any one person who 1. identifies as female and 2. considers themselves of Asian/Pacific Islander, Arab/Middle-Eastern, [...]

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Excerpt from Rogue’s Rules By Jervey Tervalon

5-7-74 This is how I do it: Pay to park even if the daily rate is steep.  Campus is crazy crowded, people like hair on your head, but no reason to bitch; it’s just what’s what I need to get the job done.   Give a brother a fighting chance to fit in even at 6’4, [...]