“One of the saddest days of my life was when my mother told me Superman did not exist… She thought I was crying because it’s like Santa Claus is not real. I was crying because there was no one coming with enough power to save us.”
i want to talk about kids of color & the superhuman/mutant discourse
Who knows alienation better than us? Kinda why i joke bout dominicans bein natural geeks. Hard not to identify with sci fi and fantasy narratives when you need escape, acceptance and salvation the most.