Within the past week alone, I’ve gotten to know my neighbors better.

Me and my babies :-)


Her latest exhibit, “Impressions,” debuted last Saturday at the Jane Lombard Gallery.

Courtesy of the artist and Jane Lombard Gallery.


I can finally see light at the end of the tunnel.

The Wall of Thanks at the Javits Center. Photo by author.
The Wall of Thanks at the Javits Center. Photo by author.
The Wall of Thanks at the Javits Center. Photo by author.


I’m a Texan. I’ve been homeless, freezing, and without power before. The millions of Texans left out in the cold are not going to forgive your cowardice.

Image of Ted Cruz courtesy of Gage Skidmore.


Her latest album, “Flowers for Vases/descansos,” grapples with grief through delicate vocals and pared-back instrumentation.

Image courtesy of Hayley Williams.


What a virtual pet site taught me about the power of investing communities

An image of a Neopets shoyru holding up a generic market chart with the text “The market could crash at any moment.”
An image of a Neopets shoyru holding up a generic market chart with the text “The market could crash at any moment.”
Image: Neopets


It was cute at first, but enough is enough.

We’ll pretend this is a Zoom breakout room graphic for the sake of my sanity.


After two years of “letting myself go,” I decided to get back into the world of beauty.

Screenshot from West Side Story; graphic by me.


We’re excited for this next chapter.

Graphic by author.


A kinda late New Year’s resolution, if you will.

A tender ladybug on some greens :-)

Izzie Ramirez

Writing about climate, culture & comida wherever I go. Work in: GEN, Bitch Media, VICE, Jezebel, and then some. Medium’s resident Gen Z kid.

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