‘Other’ by Ashley Marshall

Description for all images on this post: check-boxes similar to those one might find on registration forms, with ‘Caucasion’, ‘Black/African American,’ ‘Hispanic,’ and ‘Other’ options. Image of one of “The Mixer” cast under “Other.’ Photo credit: all images by Ashley Marshall of @piratesiren While there are quite a few things that can make a person of mixed race’s daily life …

electric bulb on a rough concrete wall

Negative Space

by Audra Almond-Harvey “Negative space, in art, is the space around and between the subjects of an image. Negative space may be most evident when the space around a subject, not the subject itself, forms an interesting or artistically relevant shape, and such space occasionally is used to artistic effect as the “real” subject of an image.” From Wikipedia Want …

Poem: “Half Half Whole”

by Tavius Marshall Share this Post Please read aloud to yourself… I have found a conundrum in the spectrum of light we cast on color. At least half of a conundrum, at least a fourth of a misjudgment, an eighth of tainted sentiment, a 16th of regret and just a drop of pigment confusion, in the illusion of my skins …

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Episode 3: A Mixed Meeting

Content Warning: Profanity The hosts get to the heart of why they do this show/their mutiracial conversation, and rant about facebook copy pasting You can listen below, or check us out on iTunes or Stitcher (coming soon on Google Play!) (In which Tav and Audi have a casual conversation in the library which Tav in no way informed Audi would …

My father, John Almond, holding my hands as I stood as a baby. Picture is in a darkened living room. My father is wearing a white t-shirt and I am in a onesie.

Poem: “How to Pass”

You must practice these disciplines daily. First, you must always remember your place. Know your betters, your lessors. Know that all that your mind can concieve must be tightly bound in a polite and yeilding skin, or you will give away the game. Second, you must cut away the extra. All that does not fit the mold given to you …

Episode 2: A Mixed Discovery

Content Warning: Explicit Language We discuss when we learned about our racial identities, what it means to be mixed, Muppets, and more! You can listen below, or check us out on iTunes or Stitcher (coming soon on Google Play!)