I’m not mowing the lawn. I’m not dropping off the clothes bins at Goodwill. I’m not checking the mail box. I’m not shaving a single thing or trimming my nails. Everything about society is topsy turvy, so the way I see it, there was a memo missed and it’s time for me to pull a […]
Meditation is more than some mystical, spiritual practice for people who do yoga. Studies show meditation can increase a person’s positive emotional states. Much like any other skill, meditation requires hard work—it takes time and practice. Let’s say you don’t have twenty minutes a day to devote to expanding your consciousness. That’s okay. You can […]
I don’t care how long I’ve lived in New York, I will always look both ways before crossing the street. As far as I’m concerned, YOU GOTTA. And although this shit seems obvious to me, I get corrected and made fun of ALL THE TIME for this, like only looking one way is some right […]
Let me tell you something honestly. I love Dunkin’ Donuts. DD is there for me when I’m stuck in some random neighborhood and need to rely on a tasty treat for less than $5, and less than 500 calories. (I’m looking at you, egg white flat-bread). DD is legit when I need an iced latte […]
As we all know, Brooklyn has become a “brand.” Whether you subscribe to it, or find it annoying, it’s there. But what about the other boroughs? Let’s see what happens when we take marketing slightly North and make it all about QUEENS, baby.
When I was coming up teachers spoke about the civil rights movement and racism like a bad dream the country has since woken from. I was made to believe that racism didn’t exist and that the multitudinous races in the United States were happily coexisting. That’s suburban white guilt for you. I happily believed these […]