An Ode to Mangoes

Mangoes, I love you! Your sweet juiciness and warm golden insides make you like solidified, edible sunshine. When I eat it, I’m transported to a fantasy tropical island, and I feel a bit like a certain little lemur named Mort. You are useful in many different applications, but I think my favorite is just as…

The effects of language and societal stereotypes on each other

Why are dirt and sweat most often associated with masculinity? Are women delicate flowers that musn’t be associated with such work that makes one sweat and get dirty? No, especially not in this day and age. However, as I help construct a new patio at my house, I feel like a “workin man.” And it…

(Un)popular Opinion: How to Be a Good Audience Member

I originally posted this yesterday on my old time-capsule of a “blog” that I started for a digital graphics class in high school. We all used blogger as the platform, and as I was trying to update the theme and everything, I realized I just don’t really like the interface. So here I am at…