https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-i86pz-ad9e93 What will it take to bring everyone to the table and have an honest conversation about race? Is such a thing possible in this current climate where it seems like people of color are too often on one side with White people on the other? Take a listen and let me know what you … Continue reading Episode 22: POC Vs. White People?
You read that correctly, I am now living above the Mason-Dixon Line! It feels crazy to type and started just as crazy an urge to reevaluate my perspective. Moving has really got me thinking this idea of an idealized North that's a haven for minorities and free thought. It's kind of sad that it took … Continue reading Episode 21: North of the Mason-Dixon
What's it like to feel like you don't belong to your own culture? Is it your culture? Do you have to belong and what does that mean? October from Ignorance Conscious joins me for the first time to talk about this and our experiences with being taught to code switch. Consider this pre-gaming for Black … Continue reading Episode 20 – Code Switching and Finding a Place
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-p29u7-a2b918 Seeing the pictures of my great-grandparents and learning the truth of my Indigenous background was almost a life altering experience for me. Please let me know if you've gone on an exploration of your ethnic or racial backgrounds and have felt the same! You can communicate with me through our Private Facebook Page, "Some … Continue reading Episode 18 – Multiracial Journey of Discovery
I just wanted to really quickly touch base with all of you again now that things are really moving! I have moved my hosting from SoundCloud over to Podbean. It took me a hot minute to get used to everything and I'm still learning. Honestly, who decided I can do this unsupervised?! Here is the … Continue reading Episode 17: Super Important Updates!
Continuing the conversation from the last episode, Agnauraq is back for this week's episode! In this episode we really get into finding a balance within ourselves and how we maneuver through the world as Mixed Indigenous people. I really enjoyed talking to Agnauraq and they might be joining us again in a future episode! For … Continue reading Episode 16 – Indigenous Ties Part 2 ft. Agnauraq
We have another amazing guest joining us for National Native American Heritage Month! I somehow managed to convince Aqnauraq from Twitter, or Native Twitter if you're in the loop, to talk to me about straddling racial and ethnic lines when you have Indigenous ties. I initially wanted to talk about November and my mixed feelings, … Continue reading Episode 15 – Indigenous Ties ft. Agnauraq
I decided to upload the last part of the conversation with Sam as a bonus episode now that Some Kind of Brown has moved to every two weeks, so happy Monday! We finish our conversation on Coco and discuss our hopes for the future of what Mixed/Multi-racial looks like in the future as well as … Continue reading Episode 13 – Part 3 of Conversation with Sam Morel
We're back with another episode! If you're following me on Instagram or Twitter (both @somekindofbrown), you'll know that I'm recovering from surgery and doing my best to stay on schedule, so I apologize for being a day late. In this second part with Sam, we talk more about his personal journey, some rejection he's faced … Continue reading Episode Twelve: Reclaiming Latinx ft. Sam Morel
And we're back! Just as a reminder, Some Kind of Brown will be moving to every two weeks for a while due to some health complications. This episode, we're ringing in National Hispanic Heritage Month with my good friend Sam Morel! His wonderful mix is Mexican, Irish, and Cajun French and we'll be talking all … Continue reading Episode Eleven: Rediscovering Latinx ft. Sam Morel