“I often doubted where my place was in both communities. I felt that I was too British to exist within my Native community and too British to relish in my potlatches.” In this essay, Abi dives into being biracial, and the question that at one time or another was: am I a contradiction?
I've had many life crisis', and the only way I've figured them out was through pushing myself so far out of my comfort zone I didn't know what was up and what was down—kind of. Recently, outside of my comfort zone was living in a country for 5 months, and not knowing anyone.
I reveal my ghost experience in San Fransisco, how to get through a bad edible experience and my fascination with Eddie Murphy. Haley tells us who her celebrity crush is, that time she almost couldn't get into an R movie (honestly HILARIOUS), and our favorite podcasts are revealed. ENJOY!
My body has never stayed the same weight, or shape wise for a while. I've fluctuated a lot. So, getting dressed has never been the easiest part of my day. As I've worked to accept and love my body for what it is, I've pushed myself to really experiment in the sense of wearing clothes I do sometimes feel slightly self-conscious in.
"At first glance the women in my work may appear meek and docile, lying lifeless or staring blankly into space. The seemingly submissive poses they hold become performances of endurance as they firmly resist their environment. They are immersed within themselves, possessing a quiet, reserved power.”
I remember buying my first record at an Urban Outfitters on my 16th birthday. I had been listening non-stop to Comedown Machine by The Strokes, so upon noticing it's red cover sticking out among random indie-alternative records and the occasional Lana Del Rey record, I bee-lined to it…
Films are a huge part of our lives, even if you might not personally think so. They influence how we act, what we wear, and who we want to be. I rounded up the top films to watch this Summer when you find yourself bored, in a Summer funk, and ready to be inspired again.
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