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ONE: Back To Basics

For a couple of months, the world as we know it has changed. Mostly thanks to the Coronavirus the way we do things has altered our lives and how we must now think. It is stressful to be in the predicament where you are essentially an inmate in your own home or unemployed. As a creative, it’s been hard for me to gather the motivation and inspiration to create. The one thing that this pandemic allowed me to do is to think and realize more the importance of information and storytelling as a writer. While not being able to fully go out and waste time I’ve started back reading different kinds of publications. This inspired me to focus more on documenting things in my life again. It basically motivated me to journal more and share more of my thoughts on life as I know it again.Continue Reading

Will Social Distancing Be The New Norm?

Ever since March the Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19 have changed the way we live our day to day lives. The highly communicable virus has crippled the world and forced us to shelter in place and socially distance from one another. As of now, there is no vaccine for this virus and it appears that we will be affected by the effects this pandemic for a while. It has created what will be a new norm for us in regards to social distancing. Shaking hands and hugging friends aren’t acceptable anymore. Now we must wave and converse at least six feet apart. Instead of hanging out at someone’s house, people are holding Zoom parties. The world as we’ve known it has changed and there’s no timetable on when it will return to normal. Even when things get better I fear that this way of life will become acceptable.Continue Reading

SXSW Festival Cancel Due To Coronavirus

Coronavirus cases in the US are still growing affecting more and more events as time goes on. Due to this music festivals are canceling due to health risks. SXSW and Ultra Music Festival are the most recent to cancel. Art and other festivals are also following suit to help reduce threats to event-goers.Continue Reading