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What’s in a Name?

Write about your first name: Are you named after someone or something? Are there any stories or associations attached to it? If you had the choice, would you rename yourself? My name is Scarlett. This is my namesake. Incase you were wondering, her name is also Scarlett. This is Katie Scarlett O’Hara, more commonly known … Continue reading

Here’s to the Rest of Us

Here’s to the Rest of Us

I love Simple Plan. Yes, they’re very angsty most of the time, and yes they have that whole stereotypical teenage pop punk no-one-understands-me vibe going for them, but I just really love Simple Plan. I have for pretty much as long as I can remember being into music. There’s always been something about the whole … Continue reading

On This Day of Giving Thanks

Sometimes it is easy to wake up and look around and decide you have nothing to be thankful for. Sometimes the universe just decides to rain on your parade (or several of your parades) and it is particularly tempting to just say screw it and renounce thankfulness and joy and love and all positive emotions … Continue reading