Where Are You From

Reconciling with Less Home: Between Haiti and Me

How did I come to the point of romanticizing a home I could not even identify?

Mar 15, 2017
Für Bess: On Neighbors, Music Parties, and Growing Up

“It was that closeness that led me to notice the gaps that separated us.”

Mar 06, 2017
How I Lost My Hometown

The day after the election, the last threads of attachment I felt to home frayed and finally broke.

Jan 23, 2017
The Desert Half

“Do I really love the desert, or was that just a cute phase I went through?”

May 06, 2016
Eminent Domain

“None of the things we thought were ours actually belonged to us.”

The News Up North

“I’ve left the city behind, that rabid, morbid, obsequious other obsession.”

Sep 24, 2015