Diplomatic Pretense

It is hard to see people’s true color in the real world. In the cyber world, it is a different story. Countless fake and private social media accounts provide those, who don’t feel comfortable expressing their disdain, with an outlet to vent their internally harbored negativity openly without having to worry about the individual repercussionContinue reading “Diplomatic Pretense”

Needed Bonding Time

Living in a patriarch society, we often hear that a man’s place is not in the kitchen. Due to this biased, patriarchal tradition, men are raised and taught to go out to the world to work so that their families can be supported. If we have lived for awhile, we all know that we canContinue reading “Needed Bonding Time”

Watch What’s Coming Out Of Our Mouth

On this past Tuesday evening, I was in the audience, listening to a humorous speech, during which the speaker spoke about the evolution of his relationship with his younger sister. To create comical effect, the speaker slipped in a commonly heard statement, ” Women can be so dramatic at times.” Knowing that there were femalesContinue reading “Watch What’s Coming Out Of Our Mouth”

Celebrities Aren’t All Idols (Jamie Foxx & Andrew Garfield)

https://uk.lifestyle.yahoo.com/video/andrew-garfield-trouble-emma-stone-111805999.html The boy in the audience: “How did Spider-Man get his costume?” Andrew Garfield replies, “He made it. He made it with his bare hands. He sewed it. … It’s kind of a feminine thing to do, but he really made a very masculine costume.” Emma Stone: “It’s feminine how?” Andrew Garfield: “It’s amazing howContinue reading “Celebrities Aren’t All Idols (Jamie Foxx & Andrew Garfield)”

Perfect Relationship

Society likes to dictate what a perfect relationship is. According to author, Jesse Nichols, we should not allow others’ idea of what a perfect relationship is to influence our own. Jesse says that a perfect relationship is individually defined. When we find a partner, with whom we can be ourselves with no pretense of anyContinue reading “Perfect Relationship”

Public Sharing

Just the other day, I was watching a favorite daytime talk show of mine when I heard one of the co-hosts say, “if I want to have a random hookup, I want to have a good time, feeling satisfied at the end.” Call me old-fashioned; I am still shocked by comments as such made unapologeticallyContinue reading “Public Sharing”