Culture Critique: Black Friday

Ah, Black Friday. A day right on the heels of Thanksgiving that promotes our need want for more than what we already have. Oh, and you can get the lowest prices of the entire season, so that validates the gratitude we expressed the day before because, I mean, it's on sale. On top of that, … Continue reading Culture Critique: Black Friday

Culture Critique: All About Image

Superficial: external or outward; shallow, not profound or thorough; apparent rather than real. *In the spirit of this post, please enjoy accompanying images I've taken that were never meant to end up on the Internet* I'm guilty of it on my own Instagram: I love creating an aesthetic in how my feed looks. This goes … Continue reading Culture Critique: All About Image

Back to Basics

When I was in third grade, my teacher made an exciting announcement: we were able to submit our own creative writing to my school's literary magazine. If our writing got picked, we would be published in the magazine available to the whole school. As you might be able to imagine, the thought of that left … Continue reading Back to Basics

Excuses, Excuses

My creativity intimidates me. It sounds backwards and odd when I actually write it out, but it's true. Something that used to be my escape is now something I fear. But I don't think it's necessarily the creativity or the writing (in my case) themselves that incite this fear; it's the potential for failure. In … Continue reading Excuses, Excuses

Review: CATS Movie Preview

Alright, so you all may know that I absolutely adore cats. I have my Misty, and she's such a cutie. But today, we're talking about the Broadway musical CATS. If you're familiar with it, then you've likely seen the preview for the newest version set to hit the big screens in December. The original version … Continue reading Review: CATS Movie Preview