Travel: Glasgow, You Beaut

It always surprises people when I tell them that Glasgow tops my list of my favorite cities in Scotland. Maybe it's because they expect me to pick Edinburgh. Everyone else does. Edinburgh has history and beauty, which is wonderful, but Glasgow more of an edge to it. It's got character. And, if I could describe... Continue Reading →

Hear This: Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness

I want to take this moment to talk about the beautiful soul that is Jonathan Van Ness. Many of you may know him as one of the "Fab Five" from Netflix's Queer Eye, but his talents don't stop there. Jonathan is a talented stylist, podcaster, actor, producer, and all-around sweetheart. I'd be lying if I... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Her Body and Other Parties

Provocative and fearless, Carmen Maria Machado's Her Body and Other Parties is the short story collection of my dreams. Machado artfully bends genres to create tales tinged with horror, fiction, fairytale, and a dash of humor in between. Some might call this approach risky, but I find it refreshing to pick up a book that... Continue Reading →

Hear This: Soulful Proclamations

What I love most about soul music is how versatile it is. It can get people up on their feet, it can make powerful statements, it can tell a love story, and everything in-between. I think this is because its roots run deep with the influences of gospel and rhythm and blues. That, and there... Continue Reading →

Boosting Mental Health Through Fitness

What do you think of when you think of fitness? Some might think of exceptional athletes with perfectly sculpted bodies. Others might think of their weekly Zumba class. Neither would be wrong. Fitness means something different to everyone, but, for me specifically, fitness means better mental health. Every time I walk up to a barbell... Continue Reading →

Travel: Austin Is For Book Lovers, Too

Austin may be known for its thriving music scene, but its literary scene is also buzzing with life. From unique bookstores to author readings to book festivals, the city has plenty to offer book lovers. While many of the events take place during the spring and summer months, there's plenty to choose from year-round. So,... Continue Reading →

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