Stories + Witness

Trans-Planted

partsofus

  Much like the date palms in the sunshine state, my seeds are from a place I have never breathed.   My roots are woven in soil that I am not native to – in many ways my existence is…

Images from the Philippines: Barangay 61, Tacloban

Barangay 61

The images were taken from Leyte Park and Barangay 61, Tacloban, from Phase 1 of AF3IRM’s joint sexual violence relief centers project with the National Association of Asian and Pacific Islanders Ending Sexual Violence (NAPIESV) and Balik sa Dagat Bangka Journey. Photos by Ninotchka Rosca.…

Images from the Philippines: Tacloban

Lilia

These are first images from Phase 1 of AF3IRM’s joint sexual violence relief centers project with the National Association of Asian and Pacific Islanders Ending Sexual Violence (NAPIESV) and Balik sa Dagat Bangka Journey. Photos by Ninotchka Rosca. Read about the…

Stay At Home Feminist

Primrose

I hate the word housewife. I hate the word homemaker. These words are so loaded with patriarchal bullshit that I can barely utter them in any seriousness, much less use them to describe myself or what I do. Yet that’s…