Zoomed In: My Macro Obsession

Zoomed In: My Macro Obsession

I love to pretend that I'm an actual photographer. I say pretend, because in reality, the only things I know about the act of photography are from YouTube tutorials. I use a 55mm Nikon D3400 DSLR that's about 3 years old and was on sale at Costco for around $700, and I have a small [...]

This Is NOT About You: Ways to Start Becoming a Better White Ally

This Is NOT About You: Ways to Start Becoming a Better White Ally

I have watched in horror this past week as another Black person was murdered by police. This country needs change that is centuries overdue. I have written this post about three times. I wanted to put out something to help educate, but I kept finding myself so angry and exasperated by the idea that people [...]

Bras are Boob Prisons: Why I Stopped Wearing Bras, and Why I Will Never Go Back

Bras are Boob Prisons: Why I Stopped Wearing Bras, and Why I Will Never Go Back

Bras are awful- both metaphorical and physical ones. I was raised Catholic, so I've felt guilty and afraid of my body since the day I was born. That embarrassment grew exponentially when I finally got boobs too. I remember being one of the last girls in my class to start wearing a bra. I used [...]