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The Emotional Consequences of Binge Watching Gilmore Girls

Gilmore Girls is a dangerous show, especially now that it is on Netflix and can go from episode to episode without requiring me to stand up and change DVDs.  543 more words

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Woman with a Knife

Project Attic continues. I am overwhelmed with the panorama of memories. Today I discovered dozens of poems I wrote in college (quite pretentious–what if e.e. cummings and T. 742 more words


Hello there!

Guess who finally finished a book? Yours truly.

I’m always nervous when an author I love releases a new book, because it’s like “is this where our love will grow a little cold? 690 more words

Book Reviews

Greater than We Know

I’d like to tell you the story of two women. It is a true story, not a fairytale. Both these women faced hardship and loss. However, they responded differently which is the lesson for us at the heart of their story. 470 more words

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Princesses Need Friends Too: The Problematic Lack of Positive Female Interactions (and Friends) in Disney Princess Movies

Disney only has two sets of female friendship in the Disney princess movies. I repeat: only two sets of female friends. That’s really, really bad. Come to think of it, Disney Princess movies in general are lacking in positive female interactions. 2,083 more words


banana coconut cookies + some thoughts on food and friendship

I wrote so I could say I was truly paying attention. Experience in itself was never enough. The diary was my defense against waking up at the end of my life and realizing I’d missed it. 1,382 more words


The Feminine Focus of Insidious Chapter 3

On Tuesday, March 17th, the same day that the Insidious Chapter 3 trailer dropped online, a handful of lucky Chicago residents got to see this preview launch at the historic Vic Theatre. 280 more words