Category Archives: Culture

I gave up social media for a month. And I got shit done

September 26, 2016

Ok, it was only for twenty five days. And no, I didn’t give it all up. I kept Facebook because I never check it and who cares about Facebook anymore.

Instagram and Twitter though… I deactivated them because I had developed an unhealthy compulsion of checking them throughout the day. Whenever I was bored or found a pause in my thoughts, I’d suddenly reach for my phone. And as a person who struggles with an addictive personality (smiley wink emoji), I am the first to recognize addiction when I see have it!

Sitting on a bench

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Getting Spooky For Halloween

November 3, 2015

If you know me, then you know how much I love getting spooked!

I love reading ghost stories. I’m always on the lookout for haunted places. And I’m a self-professed scary movie cinephile. So it’s no wonder that halloween is my most favorite holiday!

Halloween Pumpkins

Call me a grump, but I always want halloween to be scary.

I don’t like how halloween has become this free-for-all excuse to party and get drunk. Like every other holiday. And I don’t like how just about anything can pass for a costume these days.

What happened to the spirit of Halloween?

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