Here are some of the articles, blog posts, and essays I’ve read recently!
Articles & Essays
I was getting buried in clutter. Here’s how I finally got free. : In retrospect, it might have helped to look at why I accumulated so much in the first place.
Outraged by Trump, these candidates of color are now running for office : ‘The soul of America is at stake right now’
Record-setting polar explorer, 16, hits back at men who say she belongs in the kitchen : At 16 years old, Australian explorer Jade Hameister is the youngest person to ever complete the polar hat-trick by reaching the North and South Poles and crossing Greenland, but even she has to deal with loudmouth critics who have opined that her place is in the kitchen.
So Hey, How Worried Should I Be About the Flu? : Flu Season 2018: Symptoms to Look Out For and When It’s Over
Teenager delivers hundreds of solar lamps to Puerto Ricans without power : Just days after Maria slammed Puerto Rico, the ninth grader launched a crowdfunding campaign on fundraising platform Generosity. His goal: to raise $100,000 and use the money to buy portable lamps and hand-operated washing machines for residents in the hardest hit parts of Puerto Rico.
Why evangelicals should rethink the Trump gospel : The choice is stark, unsettling and serious: between what Christians call the “Great Commission” and President’s Trump’s call to “Make America Great Again” (MAGA).
Alexandra Franzen : Get out of the cart.
Apartment Therapy : 12 IKEA Products Every Renter Should Know
Asali Earthwork : Number Patterns In The Tarot
Atlas Obscura : A Tiny New York Town With Not One, But 5 Indie Bookstores
Flare : Liz Worth’s Self Care horoscopes for February (Each sign has its own article)
Maryann Roy : “Bungalow ’59”
Tarot Lady : The Hit List: The Law of Attraction and Common Sense
Virtue Centered Tarot : Why More People Are Choosing Tarot Readers Over Psych Therapy
The Weed : Turning a Unicorn into a Bat: the Post in Which We Announce the End of Our Marriage [Note: Contains discussion of suicide and suicidal thoughts]
Yes and Yes : How to turn a bad day around (even if it’s 8 pm)