There is good in the world. Often times it can get drowned out by the bad, by the ugly, by the greed in the world. If you watch the news it is so easy to become overwhelmed by all of the negative things in the world but try, just try to see the good.
Watching the film as a child I always loved the way that Pocahontas’ hair would blow in the wind, the way she would leap from the top of waterfalls with such carefree abandon, the ease with which she would skip through the forest and up the trees. I dreamed of visiting places with clear waterfalls and thick ancient forests when I grew up. I would run through the fields and woods where I lived pretending that I was Pocahontas, I would talk to the animals that I would encounter, and I would long to explore the world outside of my little village.
may be doing our laundry, cooking, and managing roommate relationships alone for the first time in our lives. The learning curve is steep and often we make it steeper for ourselves.
If you’re anything like me, you’d like to think that in 2021 as a society, we would be past speculating on people’s sexuality. Especially out loud. Unfortunately, in my experience that isn’t the case.
June is pride month, and as a heterosexual person, I didn’t think I would have anything to offer other than solid ally ship with my friends and readers that are a part of the LGBTQIA+ community. However, one issue surrounding LGBTQIA+ identity has been present in my life in recent years, namely the issue of others speculating on the sexuality of their friends and family.
In the past few years, the topic of mental health has been more and more widely discussed. We talk about it on social media, on TV, in films, through music, we’ve even started to talk about it in workplaces and in universities. But what about our children? When are we going to start talking to them about mental health?
We live so much of our lives online; we can reach the entire world at the touch of a button. It can be an overwhelming experience on social media, especially when the […]