“Becoming a Woman of Color” by Rebecca Mabanglo-Mayor offers a satisfying and moving read. A lyric essay in structure, it is built in sections that each begin with a command: Imagine, Remember, Picture. The symmetry between beginning and ending the essay with the word imagine and the repeated commands of remember and picture sandwiched between … Continue reading →
About Rebecca Mabanglo-Mayor
Rebecca Mabanglo-Mayor's poetry and short fiction have appeared in the Katipunan Literary Magazine and the online magazine Haruah. Her short story "Yellow is for Luck" is in the anthology, Growing Up Filipino II. She is working on a first novel and performs regularly as a storyteller with the Bellingham Storyteller's Guild. Visit her blog Binding Wor(l)ds Together.