Just Because I’m Alone, Doesn’t Mean I’m Lonely

I used to have this ongoing fear in the back of my mind that I would die alone. That no one would ever want to stay with me that long, the famous words said in every couples vows when they get married, “Till death do us part.” For me, I’ve always seen my relationships as…

Noah Singer tells the tale of his Journey of Growth on new album Journey

Singer and Songwriter Noah Singer becomes an open book on his debut album, “Journey.” The album is an eight-track R&B project, where Noah talks about his love life, personal growth from his shortcomings, and many more things. Noah’s project is for people going through a break-up, looking for self-confidence, or people just needing to be…

Spider-Man: Miles Morales

“Wow, a mainstream super hero who looks like me.” That was my first thought when starting the video game “Spider-Man: Miles Morales”. Miles hails form the Bronx but in this story is coping with a move to Harlem after the death of his father. We find him still learning the way of the web from…

Outfits Inspired by BLACKPINK

While 2020 had a variety of highs and lows, one of the brightest aspects was undeniably the unprecedented rise of South Korean girl group BLACKPINK – Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa, and Rosé debuted in August 2016 with “BOOMBAYAH” and “Whistle,” and this year, they released their first full-length project, aptly named The Album, and Light Up…

Disturbed

Music plays softly through a speaker resting on the corner of the desk, mimicking rhythms of Charlotte Day Wilson and Cigarettes After Sex to set the mood. Its soft vibrations calm thin walls and thick wooden frames of the bedroom, engraving its lyrics on freshly dug graves and sweaty, soiled skins. The pen glides along…

Small Business Spotlight: Dellamorte & Co.

This post is part of the Small Business Spotlight, a series featuring independent creators and artists during the holiday season.  If you’re looking for eerie, eye-catching homewares and decor, look no further than Dellamorte & Co. Founder Michael Locascio started the shop in 2011, drawing inspiration from his childhood interests in anatomy and mythology to…

HBO Max to Premiere Special Friendsgiving Episode of “SELENA + CHEF” | WATCH THE TRAILER

HBO Max will premiere a special Friendsgiving episode of “Selena + Chef” on Thursday, November 19. Known for elevating classic American dishes with Indian flavors, dubbed as a Queen of Spices, TV personality, author, producer, celebrity cook and judgeAarti Sequeira whips up a tandoori butter turkey breast and colorful side dishes that might just revolutionize Selena Gomez’s favorite holiday,…

5 Things I Learned From Working on a Farm

Let me save us some time: no, working on a farm is nothing like Stardew Valley. To its credit, the game did get a few things right, such as the consistent morning routine, the way operations change with the seasons, and the impressive speed that animals will devour hay, but it left out a number…

The Journey of Suffering

If you were to see Jake Rohr the first thing you’re hit with is a tall drink of water with long long golden locks. He’s built a career off of that hair and even had an Insta handle-pun inspired by his mane. But when you meet him and really talk to him, you discover this…

All The Things I’m Too Stupid Not To Say To You

I waited by the phone a few days ago. Because that’s what I do when you say you’re free for me to come by. I sit and I wait until the message comes up and before I know it I’m getting in my car, driving to your place for one thing and one thing only….

Loneliness: A Negative Connotation We Fear, We Have

Loneliness. According to Cambridge dictionary, loneliness is defined as the “state of being lonely” and being lonely is the state of being “unhappy because you are not with other people.” In other words, being alone means that you’re dissatisfied with yourself, miserable with the act of spending time with you. The word “alone” has such…

Target and Ulta Partner for New Retail Experience

COVID-19 precautions aside, your Target runs could look substantially different next year. Starting in 2021, select Target stores will include small Ulta Beauty shops in their beauty departments, featuring “new limited-edition products and show-stopping capsule collections, along with staples in skin care and hair care.” They may also integrate digital services like Ulta’s GLAMLab application,…

Is Entrepreneurship Right For You?

It takes a special kind of person to own their own business. You are throwing yourself and your dreams out there for the world to take notice. And that is a pretty scary, yet exhilarating thing to do. Entrepreneurship is not for everyone. It takes guts, sweat, tears, and sleepless nights. It is an unforgettable…

6 Types of Women Men Should Stay Away From!

What is your New Year resolution men? Hit the gym harder than last year and gain muscle? Further your career? Finally find the lady that makes you want to settle down? Many people decide to make their resolution for the New Year to find love. Once you have this mindset, you  have to be serious…

Trapped in Our Own Web

It’s getting too hard to try and keep up with everything going on with the election between Donald Trump and Joe Biden. It’s stressful in every way shape and form. We have, on one hand, a group of people who are so dedicated to the “original” system and ways of the founding of the United…

Not in Control

Do you find yourself, or have you ever found yourself, feeling incredibly disconnected and out of control with what’s going on around you that you think, “What am I even doing here?” 2020 has been many things, but forgiving isn’t one of them. With every new month/week/day/hour, something happens to shake up our sense of…

How will you celebrate the holidays at Starbucks this season?

Just hear those sleigh bells jingling because seasonal drinks are back at Starbucks beginning Nov. 6! The coffee chain is welcoming their roster of well-loved holiday drinks back to the menu. And to bring some extra holiday cheer to your beverage, they’ve revealed their lineup of seasonal cups, too! What are you most excited to…

A Letter to the Little Black Girl Inside

Dear _____, Remember when you were a little girl and thought the world was as innocent as you? You believed people were kind and compassionate, that everyone was as pure and loving as you. You would sit at the edge of your bed each summer night and look outside the window, wondering what it would…