My Nexplanon Experience: Why I Removed it After Four Months

My Nexplanon Experience: Why I Removed it After Four Months

Warning: slightly graphic image of a wound, under a bandaid, but still a wound I got the Nexplanon Implant and had it removed four months later Due to my inability to access birth control as it was prescribed to me (prescribed for continuous use for mood and migraines) at any pharmacy where I previously lived [...]

A Guide to Complaining When You and Everyone You Know is Emotionally Exhausted

A Guide to Complaining When You and Everyone You Know is Emotionally Exhausted

I don't know about you, but I am emotionally exhausted. The global covid-19 pandemic is emotionally exhausting as much as it is scary. And if you are trying to be responsible and stay informed, the news updates everyday can be overwhelming. I have decided to go about my days expecting that everyone I know feels [...]

Make it a Habit: How To Consume Media Critically and Carefully

Make it a Habit: How To Consume Media Critically and Carefully

As we get closer to the 2020 election and potential presidential candidates are out campaigning, we are sure to start hearing conflicting stories, dissenting opinions, and mudslinging (something that has happened for hundreds of years in politics). I am someone who works in media (broadcast, and now formerly print) and consumes media, I can confidently [...]