Krys Méndez

About Me

writer. scholar. researcher.

urbanist. geographer. cartographer. grad student.

latinx. mestizx. queer. hondureñx. puertorriqueñx. centroamericanx. estadounidense.

living with multiple sclerosis and chronic pain.

brooklyn born and raised. living in san diego.

‘It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.’ – Audre Lorde

“It is our duty to fight for our freedom. It is our to duty to win. We must love each other and protect each other. We have nothing to lose but our chains.” – Assata Shaku

“¡Despertemos! ¡Despertemos Humanidad! Ya no hay tiempo. Nuestras conciencias serán sacudidas por el hecho de sólo estar contemplando la autodestrucción basada en la depredación capitalista, racista y patriarcal”

(“Let us wake up humanity! Let us wake up! There’s no time. We must shake our conscience free of the rapacious capitalism, racism, and patriarchy that will only assure our own self-destruction.”) – Berta Cáceres


Kristin Richardson Jordan

Kristin for H.A.R.L.E.M.

Ramp Your Voice

Vilissa K. Thompson

Xicana Ph.D.

A Xicana Maestra on Politics, Education, y mas

David A. Shirk

Associate Professor, Political Science, University of San Diego

chris selzer's HSCT quest

no chemo, no cure

Not Without a Fight

My Journey Through HSCT Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis

Caroline's HSCT stem cell transplant for MS 2017

A month at Clinica Ruiz in Mexico to stop MS

To Puebla and HSCT

A blog about receiving HSCT for MS

Todd Miller

Todd will no longer be posting on this site. Please visit

andrea smith's blog

The 18 year plan to end global oppression


What it's like doing a PhD with disability or chronic illness