Society’s Gaze on Body Image

As I’m on hold with the pharmacy, the automated system is telling me that women feel significantly more insecure after seeing a Photoshopped image. The recording encourages women to post photos of themselves wi...

Technology’s Reshaping of Normalcy

My psychotherapist followed up on my assessment results through a Zoom meeting. This appointment was my third one using a video chat since the city shut down. My doctor thanked me, hoping that this wouldn’t be ...

Get Away Resort-Style

Cabins are associated with a broad spectrum of matters, some fictitious and the others being unfortunate events. There is the romanticized transcendentalism take, where you are relieved of your everyday anxieti...

Here’s Where You Can Welcome in 2020 ATL Style

The average American spends a whopping $200 dollars on New Year’s Eve. It’s a festivity to relish the good times, distance yourself from the bad times – and to reinvent the wheel. Atlanta is a unique city for N...

Mixology: Elixirs From Cooks & Soldiers

Bartending is the full spectrum of exertion. Between the countless recipes, ingredients, measurements, descriptions, and special requests. It’s not for the fainthearted. This doesn’t scratch the plethora of kno...

Women in the Workplace

In the year 2019, women are still drastically marginalized in society – this especially includes the workplace. There is a lack of transparency, accountability, and addressing the larger problem at hand. There ...

My Perfect Religion: Subjectivity

My parents were kind enough to let me decide my commitment towards religion after they had been products of bible-thumping in the northeast. My mother in the creaking pews of an Irish protestant church in rural...