Feminist. Writer. Photographer. Chicana. Pop culture consumer. www.emillyprado.com
This past weekend I was stood up by not one but two Tinder dates in a row. Since research on dating trends have long revealed that an increasing number of millennials are courting via abundant forms of the interwebs these days, my first…
I comb through the pagesof your pastand present.
Feeding the impulse to hurt myselfBy comparing myselfTo the things you have chosen to love,Instead of me.
A phrase I’ve written for publication several times that continually disappears from final edits is some version of “be nicer to yourself.” Usually it’s in reference to myself, but I have also applied this sentence to others when the scenario calls for it.