This year seriously went by so fast. I know people say that every year, but it's honestly crazy to think about how much happened this year. 2017 had some really high highs and some really low lows, but it definitely made me stronger, better, and more confident in my abilities. I am really looking forward … Continue reading Highlights of 2017
This year, like every year, I was very blessed to have received so many awesome gifts from my family and best friend. I traveled to Michigan for the holidays and was able to spend a lot of time with my loved ones. I was in Kalamazoo on Christmas Eve with my step-dad's family, I spent … Continue reading What I Got For Christmas vol. 4
After my graduation in May, my arts journalism master's program wasn't quite done yet. We had one last adventure before we went our separate ways after spending one intense year together. So, after the big hoorah of graduation and then spending a few days at home with my family, I packed my bags for Charleston, … Continue reading Grad School Capstone: Charleston, S.C.
Let me just start off by saying that you NEED to see this movie! It was one of the rare rated R films that is actually hilarious, without being over-the-top raunchy and ignorant. It displays black women in all of their glory; as beautiful, strong, hilarious, flawed, intelligent, loving humans. The casting was so on-point, … Continue reading Movie Review: “Girls Trip”
Things have been super crazy lately because after my graduation I went to Charleston for my capstone (post coming soon!!) and then after that I moved to NYC with my best friend! I've been trying to get my new room organized and decorated, while starting a new full-time internship. However, in the midst of all … Continue reading July 4th at Coney Island
Let me just start by saying how much I have always loved this magazine. This was my number one choice when I applied for internships and I still can't believe it ended up being the one I got. I interned in digital editorial and I had amazing bosses, an awesome work space, and overall just … Continue reading Internship Recap: NYLON Magazine
Arts Journalism Master's Program This past year I've been so blessed to receive such a fabulous education at the best journalism school in the country. Not only was I able to become a way better interviewer, reporter, and storyteller, but I also had the opportunity to travel around New York, see my first opera, attend the … Continue reading Syracuse University Graduation: Mastered It!