My name is Jane, I'm 24 years old, and I'm recent graduate of Sacred Heart University where I earned my B.A. in English/Writing. I currently own a journalism company called The Pop Topic and am the Managing Editor for Do You Remember?.
It’s safe to say that this election year is much more exhausting than 2016. There’s a lot at stake here, concerning the two people in question for the Republican and Democratic candidates in addition to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and racial injustices throughout not just the U.S., but the world.
No matter what realm of the Internet you find yourself in, whether it be gaming, funny YouTube videos, or browsing social media, you've heard the term before. ASMR. It's short for autonomous sensory meridian response and consists of a tingling sensation throughout the body, whether it be through the back of your neck or down your spine. For me, personally, it feels like full-body chills and just makes you generally feel, well, good!
*Deep sigh* I'm not even sure how to say any of this. I've been very quiet on social media and I'm well aware that silence = complicit. Everyone needs to speak up in some way, shape, or form, and this is my piece. I've sat in my house with thoughts spiraling in my head about the current country-wide BLM protests and have been trying to articulate just how to form my thoughts into words.
Periods are a weird topic. Some people get too into it and some people get too grossed out by it. Honestly, it's a normal part of the female reproductive system, so get over it. If you get skeeved out by blood and feminine product talk, then this article is not for you.
It's 2020 and if there's one industry that is thriving right now it is the CBD industry. CBD oil has been the go-to for many people who experience chronic pain, insomnia/trouble staying asleep, anxiety, and more. I, personally, decided to invest in CBD oil for my anxiety. However, I had no idea how many other benefits were to come.
Racism is a touchy topic. It's a topic no one feels 'happy' discussing, because it's so deeply rooted in our history and yet, still so relevant today. I'll start off by saying that I understand why PoC are so heated and frustrated. Racism isn't finished here and we still have a long way to go. Yes, I am a white woman and I have many privileges in life, so no, I don't need to be reminded that I'm "privileged" because of my skin color. I get it—the prejudice and inequality for black people still exists.
With the recent announcement of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's impeachment proceedings into the Trump presidency, I was inspired to just jot down my thoughts. Rarely ever do I share politics online, because I've seen what people can do, and how they can treat *gasp* CONSERVATIVES! To be fair, I'm a registered independent, but I do lean more conservatively these days.
If you're anything like me, you dream about the day you can quit your day job and work from home for the rest of your life. Hold on for a second, though. Don't quit your day job just yet! I know, no one wants to hear that. But it doesn't happen overnight and it ain't easy. However, there are a couple tips and tricks to get you started! Whether you're a writer, a seller, or anything in between, these tips are a surefire way to help jumpstart a home-based working lifestyle.