The Importance of Trans Visibility

March 31, 2020

Trans Day of Visibility, an internet holiday that celebrates and showcases transgender individuals, is celebrated annually on March 31. It is the one day a year dedicated to trans people sharing their stories and being seen and heard for their identities, for what has made them who they are.  Trans visibility is important for multiple reasons. For one, it aids in normalizing the existence of trans people and our experiences. With more people talking about their transitions and experiences being trans, coming out and being out seems a lot less daunting. 

10 Things To Do While Practicing Social Distancing

March 31, 2020

COVID-19 got you down? Feeling unmotivated after being sent home from school? Not able to go outside for long periods of time or hang out with friends? Me, too. Here are some ways I've been keeping busy while social distancing. 

10 Great Movies to Watch While Stuck at Home

March 30, 2020

In these uncertain times of COVID-19, many people are left stressed and with an abundance of time on their hands. With these 10 movies, you will not only fill some time but also get your mind off of all of the hectic craze.

The Weeknd’s “After Hours” Gives Us a Taste of His Post-Breakup That Ended in a Self Pity-Party

March 30, 2020

The Weeknd has returned with the launch of a new era with his latest album “After Hours.” Two years after his EP “My Dear Melancholy,” Abel released his most realized album to date — a brand-new album to listen to during these tough times. It was a smart move to release new music because not only does it boost music sales on his end, but it gives his listeners something to listen to while being on lockdown.

Billy Joel: A Comprehensive Convincing or Introduction

March 30, 2020

Whether it’s on a date or just talking to an acquaintance, the question “What music do you listen to?” will always arise.  When I share my musical tastes, it’s usually greeted with respect and mutual interest. I tell them how much I relish music from the 60s through the 90s. The Beatles, Michael Jackson and Tom Petty are usually mentioned first, along with a few contemporary artists like Adele or Post Malone for good measure.