Lifestyles

Sad Girl Summer: Ranking My Depressive Episodes

The fun thing about lockdown is it gives you a lot of time to ponder. And, about almost two months in, when I found myself googling, “does corona make you depressed” and “living alone with mental illness during lockdown”, I knew it was going to be a fun summer. Not that this is my first… Continue reading Sad Girl Summer: Ranking My Depressive Episodes

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Why 2018 Was The Worst

            2018 began with me crying and laughing hysterically in a mini-van loaded up with personal belongings with a passenger window that refused to close as I drove to my mother’s instead of my new place of residence because I was scared someone might break into the van parked on the street and steal said… Continue reading Why 2018 Was The Worst

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My Favorite TV Shows of 2018

During the semester, I’ve got my hands full with writing, reading, and grading so my time to go out and watch a movie is a bit limited. Because of this, I’ve definitely started watching more TV shows in the past year and a half than I did before and a lot of these shows have… Continue reading My Favorite TV Shows of 2018

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My Favorite Movies of 2018

In the past, I’ve just thrown up lists of every movie I saw for the first time in a year, but this year I decided to be more selective and really think about which films have left an impression on me in the long term or had a viewing experience that is quintessentially 2018. With… Continue reading My Favorite Movies of 2018

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My Favorite Books of 2018

  While I did succeed in my goal to read over forty books this year, I’ve decided to keep it simple for my favorites list. So, I’ve come up with some rules: A) One book per genre. B) The book need not be published in 2018, but did need to be read by me this… Continue reading My Favorite Books of 2018

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My Favorite Songs of 2018

  Normally, when I make my annual list of favorite songs I edit them into a video but this is a year to shake things up. So, instead, I’m following the same rules and putting it into a new format. The Rules: The song does not need to have been released in 2018, but acquired… Continue reading My Favorite Songs of 2018