words and the bees

20-something latina. loves writing, intersectional feminism, beyonce, fashion, pop culture, ladies, mindy kaling.
If I am a witch, then so be it, I said. And I took to eating black things - huitlacoche the corn mushroom, coffee, dark chiles, the bruised part of fruit, the darkest, blackest things to make me hard and strong.
Sandra Cisneros, “Eyes of Zapata”