Now I'm in law school.
Recent favorites are:
Milk and Honey
This Bridge Called my Back
The House on Mango Street
Las venas abiertas de America Latina
Borderlands / La Frontera
The Book of Laughter and Forgetting
In the Time of the Butterflies
Bomba Estereo, Kendrick Lamar, Las Cafeteras, Downtown Boys, Ana Tijoux, Gil Scott-Heron, Cafe Tacuba, Thievery Corporation, Le Tigre, Calle 13, Frank Ocean, Chance the Rapper, Screaming Females, Gepe, Bonobo, SBTRKT, Stromae, Sleater-Kinney, old school salsa and merengue (Celia forgive me for not being able to salsa) and trashy pop music on occasion --
I will literally yell and run onto any dance floor when Gente de Zona comes on. Sorry not sorry.
The Battle of Algiers, Science of Sleep, Tambien la Lluvia, El Laberinto del Fauno, Mala Educacion, The Fifth Element, Amelie
My bike. NOTE: Bike was recently murdered. Yay.
Flor de caña
Whether bodega cats are being properly paid for their labor.
Societal collapse and existential dread.
Where is there decent dancing without a shitty crowd of people?
How the good parts of Florida are going to be underwater.
Hiking through the jungle in Capurgana.
Going to my friends' homes, because that doesn't happen enough for young folks/transplants/gentrifiers in NYC.
Dancing, or trying to find somewhere to dance.
Asking you what you're doing.
You want to engage in ethical non-monogamous relationships (friendly intimacy, romantic intimacy, winging it, etc.)
You want to eat tacos together.
You want to teach me a craft.
You want me to bore you with social justice lawyering jargon.
You want to go make racists, sexists, transmisogynists, misogynists, capitalists feel uncomfortable.
or if you just want to tell me stories. I love stories.
All "hey, what's up" messages and their variants, "hey, how are you doing?" will be promptly deleted.