"Censorship via banned books is an attempt to censor the future but the youth of today will not allow their voices to be silenced."
"Sookie was never meant to be my support dog. The subject of this autoethnographic literary nonfiction, I rescued her when I was 17 years old and it was by far the best decision I have ever made."
"One way to reach broader audiences is to embrace creative nonfiction and use storytelling as academic writing."
"Autoethnography and culture: Embodied inquiry is not a formula, or methodology, but a way of being, being open to the body as a source of knowledge, wonder, difficulty, fragility and utter joy."
"This autoethnographic poem resembles a wave: coming, going, history, hereafter...an endless exchange."