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The end of the semester is always my least favorite part of the year because of all the cumulative projects, papers, finals, presentations, etc. I tend to get overwhelmed to the point where I don't want to do anything and just sleep all my days away so that I can avoid responsibilities.
If you're like me, the end of the year stress does not help your anxiety at all. The first thing I do before I get too overwhelmed is to make a list of everything I have to do. Once I write it…Continue
For weeks I was looking foward for SXSW and the anticipation was killing me. It finally came around and it exceeded my expectations. I went for my first time last year and saw Best Coast, Toro Y Moi, and Mac Demarco and I loved it. I went to Austin on Wednesday and met up with my friends at the Mohawk and saw Charli XCX, Angel Olsen, and Kelela. I was so excited for the days to come, especially since I was staying with my best friend from high school. After I had met up with my best friend,…Continue
Through my childhood, I was surrounded by strong Latina icons and artists and I somewhat took that for granted. As I grew up, I realized that Latinas barely had a voice outside of this little bubble I lived in. I wouldn't understand why my mom would get so excited when shows like The Garcia Family aired on Nick or Gotta Kick it Up! on Disney. It wasn't until later that I realized how media severely lacked Latina voices.
And for a while, I didn't embrace my culture as a…Continue
When I was 13 years old, I didn't know how to put on makeup yet and my biggest concern in life was that there must be something wrong with me because all my friends had a boyfriend but I didn't. I had to start thinking about where I'd go to high school and even college. I was really insecure at the time and constantly put myself down. I always felt like was never good enough for some reason.
I wish that someone had told me not to give into too many of your emotions. So often I…Continue