Lory Martinez is a Colombian-American writer and independent audio producer from Queens, NYC. Her work has been featured on NPR, UN Radio, CNN's Great Big Story, among others.
As A Latina, My Relationship With Hoop Earrings Has Been Long & Complicated
I flinched. I didn’t realize I had, but I did. My mother-in-law was offering me a gift: Gold hoop earrings. They were gorgeous, but I didn’t think so in the moment. At that point, I hadn’t worn hoops in years. Seeing them brought back a flood of…
By Lory Martinez