Aisha Weinhold
Aisha Weinhold
You can't take me anywhere, but I'm going places.

In pursuit of the radical

 
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I’m t-pain, you know me…

 

Did you believe me?! I am actually not T-Pain. My name is Aisha Weinhold and I am a cis, white-passing, non-disabled human living in Colorado. I am endlessly entertained by feminist theory and adventure-based nonfiction. Right now I am really into birds of prey, needlepointing and talking about reading books recommended by Obama. I don’t have many thoughts that are unique, and none that are original. I am an alpinist at heart and a pavement-pounding sack of bones in reality. My heart belongs to Cardi B and Ke$ha.

Dripping in finesse

 

This statement really couldn’t be farther from the truth, but I am usually dripping in something. I am constantly making mistakes and trying to right them. I am just another wandering spirit searching for bliss in nature. Jk. That’s also not true. I like pop hip-hop, I loudly debate social justice phenomena over too much wine, I have been so anal about politically correct language people are scared to speak in front of me, I laugh at jokes that no one else understands and I am sarcastic to a fault. I figured that I might as well share my epic on the internet.

 

Compulsive over-Sharer

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The abc’s

 

I really do have a lot to say and a number of things on my mind. Really, I don’t have much to add to this already word-filled world, but I do wish that someone was answering the questions that I find myself asking on a regular basis. So I decided that I will do my best to fill this space just in case someone else has the same questions and thoughts out there, because - damn! It gets pretty lonely and dark in this spinning mind of mine.

I’ve divided my thoughts into three categories which fall under the ABCs. A is for Adventure and these pieces will cover everything travel-oriented. B stands for Business. Try as I might to set myself apart from business-humans, I actually enjoy being a part of this community and statistics, data and marketing kind of get me going. Finally, C is for Change. At the end of the day I am an activist, mainly in the space of social justice, specifically around women in the outdoor industry. Putting my thoughts into one consolidated space is, thus far, my greatest feat of activism - or at least the scariest.