We want to ignore racism and our participation in it, to see our part as pure progress, ourselves as good. We want to believe in white evolution.
Before long, I found myself thinking and dreaming in German, and I wondered what Dad would have thought of that.
All the cards do–I say as if it’s a small thing–is show you yourself.
I do not know how to shed my childhood, this old snake’s skin. My childhood weighs on my bones and hinders all my movements.
In this list, he translates the Bisaya word for “mother-of-pearl,” but not the Bisaya word for “mother.”