socially-distanced concert experience

socially-distanced concert experience

I miss live music. We all miss live music. The concert-going experience is sacred, holy, and just really freaking fun. And I miss it. So when it was announced that The Front Bottoms would be performing in the lot of Citizen's Bank Park, I knew I wanted to go, but I definitely didn't know what [...]

Rebuilding the Block – Meet the Two Black Women behind the New Nonprofit Giving Back to the Black Community

Rebuilding the Block – Meet the Two Black Women behind the New Nonprofit Giving Back to the Black Community

Rebuild the Block wants everyone to take part in rebuilding, growing and maintaining Black communities across America. Founded by Alexis Akarolo and Zelnnetta Clark, Rebuild the Block strives to help up to 15 businesses a month that are directly affected by COVID-19 and looting destruction as a result of racial injustice. Applicants are processed through [...]

checking in

checking in

Art by Tyler Spangler Checking in The lyrics of Madonna's "Hung Up" plays in the background of my mind. "Time goes by, so slowly..." There are days when time flies by. Then are days that drag like a 3-hour college lecture. "How is it only 2 o'clock," I'll wonder. Some days are filled with grief, [...]

When your job is social media but you need a social media break…

When your job is social media but you need a social media break…

Social media - can't live with it, and for those with careers in social media, can't live without it. Social media has become a major component in many people's jobs and careers. And mean comments, the news, the strive to create "good" content and constantly being online can have a negative effect. But what do [...]