Atlanta

The Beloved Art of Tattoos: A Conditional Stigma

The art of tattooing has an ample history that’s been traced back to the Neolithic age. According to NPR, the first viable evidence of a tattoo on skin was found in Egypt. That’s right — mummies are the O.G. ta...

Busking’s a beloved art. Why is Atlanta so strict?

Busking isn’t the oldest profession, but it’s likely the second or third-oldest one. The word comes from the Spanish buscar, “to seek.” Tracy Chapman and Josephine Baker began their careers as buskers. Bob Dyla...

The Thief of Self

Alzheimer’s diagnoses are on the rise, touching more people’s lives by the day — including members of the LGBTQ community, most of whom live alone. So who are we to turn to in support? A local man aims to answer that question.

Slam Into Poetry

Spoken word has become an integral part of poetry as an art form, with slam competitions dominating the scene. From small, local coffee shops to international events, its ability to resonate has rendered it a v...