Nya

My name is Nya and I am a queer African faerie. Originally from San Diego, I moved up to the PNW about 15 years ago. I’ve always been a tree hugger and was drawn to nature at a very young age so traveling North made sense.  I love edible gardens and have a...

Aimée-Josiane Twagirumukiza

“In 2009 I got evicted and forced to quit my job in the same week. By fall of that year, I was homeless and had survived a sexual assault by a stranger. The shame over my queer sexuality limited my access to family support, and it wasn’t until 2010 when I joined a...