hi, i'm elyen! i'm a butch lesbian of average build and maximum awkwardness. i identify as a non-binary woman and i use he/him pronouns.
i'm a youth activist from the philippines and i'm particularly interested in topics of culture and politics and how the two intersect. my politics are specifically marxist-leninist-maoist!
as for more mundane hobbies and interests, i like drawing and writing (specifically worldbuilding), reading speculative fiction, and playing old 90's RPGs.
hm... really enjoying filipino guitar music https://open.spotify.com/track/3z2QjKZiIJ0I8yGgKkBMtb?si=fZHi-1vPSnyGxI7hDdMkmQ
listening to Makinarya again and it fucking SLAPS https://open.spotify.com/track/2xPx8oedEki7NdJ34q3NLY
stream KOLATERAL on soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/oplankolateral
stream/download on bandcamp: https://oplankolateral.bandcamp.com/
stream on spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/1RRTfc96TgKLfhLeb7DJA6
plugging a rap album about the PH war on drugs
honestly... listen to KOLATERAL. it's mostly in filipino but i love this album so much. two years of researching and interviewing the casualties of Duterte's war on the poor guised as a war on drugs has lead to this highly skillful and very emotionally hard-hitting album, and every time i listen to it always feels like the first time
@lokalelyen the cool thing about studying writing in america is how every other guy in your workshops thinks hemmingway is the only good writer and every piece he writes is about drinking whiskey, smoking cigarettes, and your bitch ex girlfriend
i'm back here cause soc.ialis.me has been down longer than normal and you could not pay me to go back to m.s
milo has only gotten weaker with each economic crash to the point where they really decided to take out all the fuckin sugar... ovaltine is still going long and strong, babey
an alien looking for a good time On-line
21 👽 lesbian 👽 filipino 👽 autistic 👽 maoist
my gf is @kahel
A silly instance of Mastodon for queer folk and non-queer folk alike. Let's be friends!