I have always had skateboarding in my blood but quarantine has thrown me into a deep borderline obsession with the sport. I wake up and check clips on Instagram until my partner complains about the sound. I started creeping and following any women with a remote connection to the sport. I didn’t realize how queer … More Villa Villa Cola
The introduction at the 2020 Emmy Awards for Tyler Perry’s Achievement Award got me. It got me in the gut, in my heart and seemed to finally affirm that TV is more than just a talking picture box to me. Growing up as an only child, I had a TV in my room since I … More Why TV Matters
I saw this in the Harvard Gazette yesterday and really loved the story about the wild west of our new age world as we work and connect solely via Zoom. Interpersonal communication expert Rachel Greenwald on navigating the new world of video meetings and the interpersonal communication principles that transcend medium Harvard Business School Listen … More EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION IN THE AGE OF ZOOM
open.spotify.com/track/2naCQzUdZSGcdVKwHOX7m2 Reminding myself not to take things to personally. Always remember life is full of ups and downs and when times get tough, try to see the silver lining in it all. Sometimes a lesson or growth is wrapped up in critical introspective negative self talk. Remember you are human and learn from your mistakes. … More Feeling the feels tonight
This story from NPRabout a bar in England trying to keep phones out and community in is great! Please enjoy.
“Our screens enable us to do extraordinary things. Let them enhance us, not diminish us.” Directed by Olivia Wilde #HP #HPLaptop #WakeUp
I am ruminating on some research concepts for my spring 2020 independent study with Gunta Kaza. I am very excited to explore more ideas around my thesis and how we build/foster relationships as well as how we communicate today. I found this article helpful as I explore the question. What is a friend? What is … More Friends…what does that mean today?
This article was so entertaining and so good! Taking Virtual Reality for a Test Drive I walked with Jesus, shopped for a sofa, and flew like a bird over New York City. By Patricia Marx via the New Yorker. Illustration by Seb Agresti
At the end of the web form submission for this months free stock photos from deathtostock was this awesome thank you screen. Not only did they choose a great GIF of Keanu Reeves but it also says “ok bye” for the close button. This is what is making me happy today!