Mandy Shunnarah

Mandy Shunnarah (they/them) is a queer Palestinian-American writer in Columbus, Ohio. Their first book, "Midwest Shreds: Skating Through America's Heartland," is forthcoming from Belt Publishing. Read more on their website,

How to Survive the Extrovert Energy of Pride Season When You're a Queer Introvert

If you’re like me, you’re out and proud, but being loud isn’t really your thing. And as excited as you are about Pride, it also kinda stresses you out.You’re the person sitting the furthest away from the speakers at drag [...]