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The Argonauts

We bid[e] our time, striking here and there and fantasize of a world where all of the exploited of the world can come together and attack. We want to find you, comrade, if this too is what you want. For...

I am an ocean person.

I am an ocean person.  Specifically Pacific.  I am from a place that has the word ‘beach’ twice in the address.  I grew up amidst a small cluster of suburban beach towns where high schools had surf teams.  It’s in...

Bad Feminist

I learned a long time ago that life introduces young people to situations they are in no way prepared for, even good girls, lucky girls who want for nothing. Sometimes, when you least expect it, you become the girl in...

Hunger Makes Me A Modern Girl

We were never trying to deny our femaleness. Instead, we wanted to expand the notion of what it means to be female. The notion of “female” should be so sprawling and complex that it becomes divorced from gender itself.

Moonwalking with Einstein

…how we perceive the world and how we act in it are products of how and what we remember. We’re all just a bundle of habits shaped by our memories. An to the extent that we control our lives, we...

Alfajores

Our upstairs neighbour spent a few months in Brazil and brought us back an entire jar of Doce de leite. Delicious! Alfajores are soft cookies from South America that are usually made with cornstarch. That means the dough is pretty easy...