Category Archives: Serious Stuff

A Guide to California’s Propz

Voting day is almost here and if you’re like most Americans there are a few things that are probably true about your life: You know which Presidential nominee you will be voting for You want this all to be over … Continue reading

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Vulnerable about Not Being Vulnerable

Vulnerability is having a moment right now. Increasingly authenticity and realness are seen to be defining traits in people, whether it be celebrities, politicians, or other leaders. Even in the age of internet memes, those who are real with their … Continue reading

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Privelege and Privacy

I did laundry the other day–an oft skipped chore due to a lack of quarters and an apathy to seek out quarters. We have communal washers and dryers in our apartment complex and as I stood there I realized that … Continue reading

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You’re Hired! Or… Why I’ll Never Be Hired

Job interviews are the worst; while they are a place of potential prospering, they end up turning into a sort of audition, where you better have your lines ready. I’ve heard people be asked questions like: “when is one time … Continue reading

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Weekly Thoughts 12

Sincerity in an Age of Irony The Star Wars teaser was released last week and if it was any indication of how the film will turn out it looks to be a step in the right direction for the series. … Continue reading

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Weekly Thoughts 11

Emojis Technological advances often bring about vast changes in the ways that we communicate; this, in turn, often brings large cultural changes. With any form of cultural change there is a resistance both to the technology and to the unique … Continue reading

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Weekly Thoughts 10

The Hate-Read I have a confession to make. I struggle too. I am an advocate for building up cognitive dissonance within the self, creating the ability to accept the tension between what you believe to be true and taking in … Continue reading

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