Kanye and my Quarter-life Crisis

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As I get older, I find myself understanding things that were unclear to me as a child. On That 70’s show, they weren’t just hanging out at a table in the basement being goofy, but smoking marijuana (who knew?). NEXT’s song “Too Close” is about pure filth, not the seemingly innocent song that they performed on an episode of Sister Sister*. Reverend Dr. Reuben Gregory from Amen was a narcissistic jerk who I doubt ever loved Thelma Frye. The list of things I perceived differently as an adult is endless, however, one stands out the most. Continue reading

Five Things to do While Waiting for a Book to Come Out

 It has happened once again. You have completely lost yourself in another book by one of your favorite authors. You have neglected to eat, sleep, talk to loved ones to lose yourself in an alternate universe. Like an addict who has just received a hit of their favorite vice, you are ready for more but you have to wait until the next book comes out. What can you do? Who can you run to? Have no fear, I have some suggestions to help you endure the waiting period.

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