awareness & action do not begin & end on social media

Let me start off by saying that I'm hyper-aware of the irony in expressing my frustrations with the internet and social platforms using those very things as the vehicle to get my message across.  Fitting though, as that is the nature of this beast, the internet. Because I am a person who publishes writing on the internet … Continue reading awareness & action do not begin & end on social media

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if you’ve got an hour, spend it watching Cazzie David’s “eighty-sixed”

Last month, Cazzie David and Elisa Kalani released Eighty-Sixed, an eight-part web series that follows Remi (portrayed by David herself) as she attempts to play a game that has no clear rules, but a definitive end point: simply put, Remi wants to win her breakup. David shares the screen with her domineering ex-boyfriend --  rather, the projections of … Continue reading if you’ve got an hour, spend it watching Cazzie David’s “eighty-sixed”

how much of an online emphasis do you put on your relationships?

While I was at work the other day, I noticed a couple arguing about the status of their relationship.  Not whether or not they were in a relationship, rather, the lack of Facebook statuses about their relationship. It's something that I've written about before, but hearing yet another person doubt the legitimacy of a relationship because of internet presence is … Continue reading how much of an online emphasis do you put on your relationships?

rip vine

Maybe you've heard and maybe you've haven't*, but this week, it was announced that video-sharing service Vine will discontinue their mobile app.  Users will be able to access their accounts to download their videos, and vines can still be watched on the company's website, as to not completely obliterate all that users had cultivated when using the … Continue reading rip vine