Here are some of the articles, blog posts, and essays I’ve read recently!
Articles & Essays
Ask Roxanne: I’m Outraged, but Failing At Activism. Why? : I continue to be outraged by this administration’s treatment of Latinos, Native Americans, Muslims, L.G.B.T. folks, women and so many others. But I’m struggling to summon a response. Do you have words of wisdom to help me understand and perhaps overcome my feelings of apathy?
Eric Nam on finally taking control of his career after having a ‘really hard time’ : It’s safe to say that the Korean-American singer/songwriter, Eric Nam, is having something of a career rebirth.
How Janelle Monae Found Her Voice : After hiding behind an alter ego for years, the pop star is ready to step into a more authentic self with ‘Dirty Computer.’
The Silencing of the Deaf : How high-tech implants are being blamed for killing an entire subculture.
What About “The Breakfast Club”? : Revisiting the movies of my youth in the age of #MeToo.
Alexandra Franzen : Even if you don’t feel ready
Dorky Mom Doodles : Parenting Books I Need To Read
The Gratefulist : 5 apps to help you deal with your perfectionism, 6 books that changed my life, Is gratitude keeping me from fulfilling my ambitions?, The ugly truth behind perfection on Instagram: 4 truths for keeping it real on social media, and What does gratitude feel like exactly?
Lavender Moon : tips for taking pictures of your tarot cards
Raising My Rainbow : Sephora Saved My Son
Refinery 29 : 5 Different Tarot Card Spreads for the Total Beginner
She Picks Up Pennies : Here’s to Strong Women: The End of the Damsel in Financial Distress
The Tarot Lady : The Hit List – Fate, free will, and all that jazz