Category Archive: minty life

Identity

Everyone is racist. And if you reject that statement, then perhaps you can acknowledge everyone has prejudices, whether conscious or not. It’s easy to adopt stereotypes as a shorthand  without having to establish… Continue reading

Gay Adjacent

So, I’m not gay. Not even a little “bi.” However, I’m very much a part of gay culture not because some might call me a “fag hag” or “fruit fly.” I dislike either… Continue reading

XXXmas Sangria

At many parties, I wind up being the bartender but in the last few years, I tend to plan ahead and serve up one or two concoctions leaving me free to enjoy the… Continue reading

Brilliant Saturday Afternoon in the SGV

Dim sum is one of those things that I only got into as an adult. I ate it about once or twice a week growing up so it was pretty uninteresting to me.… Continue reading

Arty Minty

There was a time in my life where I considered myself more an artist than a writer. I wanted to be a writer since I was probably 10 years old if not younger.… Continue reading

A Brand New Minty

It’s funny, I’ve been blogging for 10 years now but it feels like I’m a new blogger with this blog. Actually, I never considered myself a blogger. I think of myself as a… Continue reading