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Aug
24
on me & mia by ted leo + a shifting relationship with lyrics

on me & mia by ted leo + a shifting relationship with lyrics

Discussing why a song Works For Me and complaining about the music promotion industrial complex's focus on trauma
5 min read
Aug
13
on writing + a new zine

on writing + a new zine

in which i panic about my future
5 min read
Jul
17
real death

real death

or a discussion on death, mount eerie, my grandfather, and Anthony Bourndain's AI voice.
7 min read
Feb
28
on old playlists + new music

on old playlists + new music

A few days ago I decided to change my newsletter’s URL to just my name. It really doesn’t
10 min read
Feb
23
on media + the lie of teenage power

on media + the lie of teenage power

This isn’t really about the Britney Spears documentary, though it is necessarily informed by at least the position it's
6 min read
Feb
10
on pop-punk, misogyny + me

on pop-punk, misogyny + me

I’ve often found myself starting to write essays about the interplay between being a woman and being heavily influenced
12 min read
Feb
05
on baking + sense of self

on baking + sense of self

hello my dear friends and a happy bandcamp friday to all who celebrate. i bought several things today. mostly merch
6 min read
Jan
21
on frankie cosmos bandcamp eps + how the internet isn't my enemy

on frankie cosmos bandcamp eps + how the internet isn't my enemy

For the last couple weeks I’ve felt uncharacteristically anxious about posting online. Well, on Twitter mostly, but also here.
7 min read
Jan
14
on the morning + personal media consumption

on the morning + personal media consumption

Hello friends, How are we? Well? I hope so. I started my semester again so I’m back to being
7 min read
Jan
11
on intentional communities + framing of internet content

on intentional communities + framing of internet content

While I was sitting at my desk this morning for a class with the dullest title you could ever imagine,
6 min read