Celine Sannes-Pond hails from the deserts of Phoenix, Arizona. After moving to Oregon for college, they launched into an exploration of queer feminist identity. If you need them, you can probably find them in a local coffee shop nursing their sixth mocha while brushing up on Harry Potter trivia.
When I was a little kid, I insisted on wearing ball gowns and glass slippers everywhere (luckily for my mom, who couldn’t really afford actual ball gowns, I agreed that sun dresses and...Continue reading
Celine Sannes-PondGetting dressed in the morning can be a struggle for the best of us. Having a non-traditional gender, however, tends to complicate things. Most fashion icons -- not to mention the brands themselves --...Continue reading
Celine Sannes-PondNo matter how much time I spend talking about mental health and encouraging others to reach out for support, there always seems to be a little shame-monster lurking in the back of my head, telling me ...Continue reading
Celine Sannes-PondI’ve seen an article floating around on Facebook these last few days that is deeply troubling. Published by Forbes Magazine, the author Ed Rensi headlines his argument, “Thanks To 'Fight For $15' ...Continue reading
Celine Sannes-PondIn the wake of an election that left many (or most, if you’re looking at popular vote totals) distraught for the future, we are left with one monumentally important question:
What are we gonna do...Continue reading
Celine Sannes-PondHi, My name is Celine, and... deep breath... I like crappy music. I know all the words to Avril Lavigne’s early masterpieces. Linkin Park can still get me riled into a fully blown punk rage, and --...Continue reading
Celine Sannes-PondWhen Sandra Bland died, I did what, at the time, I felt any good American citizen should do: I researched and read about her arrest and death till I couldn’t take it anymore.
And when I say I cou...Continue reading
Celine Sannes-PondSometimes, I wake up in the morning with this burning feeling in my gut, like I need to go out and do something to change the world right away. Usually, I’ll spend the first few moments of my mornin...Continue reading
Metiza is an online publication and community created BY and FOR empowered young women, ready to inspire each other and change the world.
Podcast Episode 2: Davyn – Side Hustles, Mentors & Self Care