Valentines, To All Kinds

I’ve always felt Valentine’s Day was marketed, too generally. I mean, how to find the card for that friend/crush you share silence with in a way that feels like your cheating on their on-again/off again girlfriend? Be. My. Valentine. Or one for the latest ex that will...

PC Takes the Art Away

As a member of SAG-AFTRA, I take this voting time of year seriously. I curl up and watch each film so I can check the boxes with due process. This year’s Green Book is what film is all about; Vice—equally challenging and difficult to take in. Like our current shut...

What’s The Rush?

Diving off my paddle board into the Sea of Cortez…I realized I’d been living life half full. An apparent rebel and teacher of seizing the moment, it’s a human flaw—our denying ourselves. My mind racing about covering class, or even going to Cabo when I should...

The Scary Truth

I love horror flicks, the unexplained makes sense to me. I dig the creepier moments in life because being scared means I’m alive. Study skulls and death, and get used to it cuz’ that’s where you’re headed. You’ll live more. There’s too much judgment in our...

New Orleans Blues

It’s raining in New Orleans and my head is swimming in jazz… Mid City late night, oyster houses and the way my sax player makes me laugh. I came to escape heartbreak and loss, except that’s what this town does best in the face of storms. You can still feel her...