ByDahlia Grossman-Heinze

Dahlia Grossman-Heinze is a Chicana writer and hot chocolate enthusiast. Follow her on Twitter @salvadordahlia and on Tumblr at

  1. When you meet me for the first time, you read me as if I were a book. Every idea you have about me and every word I say is part of that book. When you look at me, you will think I am white. I already know this. When you shake my hand and meet me for the first time, you always already read me as white. You will hear me speak English without an…