Saturday AM: Manga for a Multicultural World

Diversity and representation have always been very important to me. I grew up (and still live) in northern New Jersey, right outside of New York City. It’s an extremely diverse area with people of all different ethnic and religious backgrounds. Growing up, my schools always held cultural festivals, and I had many friends that were … Continue reading Saturday AM: Manga for a Multicultural World

Yuri Is My Job Was A Pleasant Surprise (Volume 1 Review)

With so much media being created nowadays, sometimes it's difficult to find something truly original. And as much I love it, the same can be said about yuri manga too. I've read sooo much of it that different series can blend. There's almost always a high school, gay angst, a boy that gets in the … Continue reading Yuri Is My Job Was A Pleasant Surprise (Volume 1 Review)

My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness Manga Cover

Self Care in My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness (OWLS September Blog Tour)

Hi everyone - it's time for my monthly OWLS post! For September, our theme was self-care, and I immediately thought of Nagata Kabi's manga My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness. This compelling biographical manga tells the real-life story of Nagata, a Japanese women who dealt with depression, anxiety, and mental illness for years before accepting her … Continue reading Self Care in My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness (OWLS September Blog Tour)