Times Are Changing

Times Are Changing

In a matter of five months my life has went from incredibly depressing to surfing the skies on cloud nine, and the rapid shift in my life’s progression has left me with the strangest time-elapsing whip lash. So much has happened that at times I feel I can’t comprehend the amount I’ve accomplished in this [...]

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Poster Child by Daren Vongirdner ft. Meghan Tonjes

Poster Child by Daren Vongirdner ft. Meghan Tonjes

I can dig this. I always like to do a shout out for people I actually know, especially if I like their style. Check out Darren , singer Meghan Tonjes, and a bunch of other people I met during that  weird and very random summer that I was interning for the YouTubes and a celebrity magazine. Craziness. [...]

The Story of Graduation

It was sort of funny, at first, everyone I’ve ever needed to email or talk to  decided to up and leave before I could have a quick chat with them. I wanted the fall 2012 quarter to be my last quarter at Cal Poly Pomona, but instead the school was secretly working their administration magic to [...]

The Hollywood Intern: The Beginning

Click here to start from the beginning. I grabbed my stuff, took the key to the office from my key chain, placed it on the desk and said goodbye to the other interns and the editor-in-chief, whose goodbye felt like it was the exact opposite of my goodbye with the production and operations manager. I [...]

Women Banned From Universities In Iran

Republished from PhillyD(dot)TV Not being able to play football with the boys just sucks, but not being able to grow up and go off to a university is just plain sex-discrimination. That’s exactly what Iran has been up when it decided to officially approve of female students being barred from more than 70 university degree [...]

The Hollywood Intern: Part 13- Mott’s and The Great Gatsby

Click here to start from the beginning. I had stepped out of my car that night wearing my long brown cardigan draped over a tank top and some shorts. I slid my card into the gas pump and shoved the nozzle into the gas tank. I was tired, confused about my life’s recent events, and [...]

Are Internships Worth the Trouble?

As published on Uloop and the Huffington Post As the summer ends and all of the academic universities begin to prepare for the new school year, the students print out their schedules for classes and pack up their last bit of luggage to be hauled along with them to campus. Many of us are searching [...]

The Hollywood Intern: Part 12- The Hike

Click here to start from the beginning. I slid out of the office like a bat out of a cave and left my first internship that day dragging all of my work materials behind me. I jumped into my car, slammed my seatbelt buckle into the car’s appropriate orifice and quickly sped out of the [...]

The Hollywood Intern: Part 11- The Phone Interview

Click here to start from the beginning. I had, unfortunately, scheduled a phone interview during my usual commute to my second internship. They only gave me a few choices that either involved leaving the office to go answer the phone or canceling my other interview time slots in order to take the call.  I had [...]

The Hollywood Intern: Part 10- The Department Store Diaries

Click here to start from the beginning. I found myself waiting inside of a fancy waiting room with plush brown couches and leather armchairs for one of the first of many interviews that I would have this summer. I held on to my resume and pulled my skirt down a little to look a little [...]