"There is a lot of work to be done in how society views Latinx women. On average, we are the lowest paid minority women. People box us into the roles of housekeeper or cook. I asked myself, “Could I do what I do without bringing my ethnicity into it?” The answer is yes, but I want to be a part of changing that mindset. I’m a Mexican fashion designer."
“I would love to see more writers take the leap of publishing and creating publicly. I’d love to see Birmingham support local writers by buying their books, carrying books in local retail spaces, and showing up to events hosted by local writers.”