Tuesday, December 02, 2008

"what gives strength to the spine of an american black woman, however exotic she appears, is a steely protestant core. a core that in its absolutism is curiously cold and nordic."
- "brothers and sisters around the world" by andrea lee

"...ghettonerd..."
- the brief and wondrous life of oscar wao by junot diaz
(read this, then go get the book)