WWE and “the Bachelor” are the Same

Monday nights, after I rush home from class, I settle down with a glass of wine to an evening of watching the Bachelor with my friend Gabi. Right next door, another friend of mine is watching Monday Night Raw at the same time. On the surface, the two shows have absolutely nothing in common, but … Continue reading WWE and “the Bachelor” are the Same

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In Transition

I love flying. There’s not much about it I don’t like, despite the large conflicts towards that point. But airports are a place of transition; people moving from one place to another almost passively. In airports, our autonomy is taken away from us. We move through security surrounded by TSA signs that explain our personal … Continue reading In Transition

My One-Woman Battle to Fact Check the Internet

It may seem hypocritical, considering just yesterday I told my mom I wasn’t going to do anything about a problem I have because “I don’t want to cause trouble,” but I’m generally not super concerned with pissing people off. Even people I like. What I mean by that is that I will certainly correct someone … Continue reading My One-Woman Battle to Fact Check the Internet

It’s Not Too Late to Apologize/You Don’t Need to Apologize

This is a tiny essay about apologizing and duality. It comes, appropriately, in two parts. PART 1 Today, I want you to apologize to someone you treated like shit, or did wrong from your past and didn’t deserve it. No matter how long ago it was, it's not too late to say you’re sorry. It’s … Continue reading It’s Not Too Late to Apologize/You Don’t Need to Apologize