It would be great if we could come out of this 1-2 punch of a global pandemic and taken-to-the-streets protests for social justice with something to actually show for our time and trouble. An effective vaccine and ban on chokeholds, to begin with. And if we’re putting in requests? I’ve got a few more. I’m talking about emerging from 2020 having learned protest and pandemic … Continue reading Protest and Pandemic Life Lessons to Learn from 2020
I’ve been thinking a lot about how I can or should speak to what’s going on in the world right now. I’m sure we all have. The privilege I was born into renders me empathetic but ultimately incapable of fully understanding the weight Black people are under. Have been under. And I would expect that for the white men, and non-Black men, in the Style … Continue reading How to Help Protesters
On Instagram Stories recently, we asked you about your love life. Namely, how’s it actually going right now? For those coupled up, are you loving all this newfound together time, or are you considering separate bedrooms? What we heard was things are…okay?! But, you could use some tips on how to improve your relationship during quarantine, so you come out of all this a stronger, … Continue reading How to Improve Your Relationship During Quarantine
It’s a tenet of storytelling, “The personal is universal.” Meaning, it’s much more interesting to read about one person’s unique experience, and extrapolate meaning and draw comparisons to your own life, rather than hear a generic, “Many people find this to be true..” As a writer, I know this to be true, because I get so much more excited when reading, or watching a tv … Continue reading 8 Women on How to Stay Sane During Quarantine
What a weird couple weeks, huh? I’m constantly told that I live in a liberal bubble here in New York, but on my group texts with friends from Wisconsin and elsewhere, it seems like everyone’s in the same boat now. Folks everywhere are dealing with the effects of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Bottom line? Things are not great! We’re talking: that eerie sense of panicked … Continue reading Style Girlfriend is WFH..How About You?