BEAUTY AMID THE ASHES

Cover Story for Flux Magazine
June 2021

A couple retired to Oregon only to have their woodland go up in flames. But they have no time for regrets. There’s a forest to replant.

  

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FOR WOMEN, SELF-CARE IS LETTING GO OF SOCIETY'S IDEAS OF WHO WE SHOULD BE.

Personal Essay for Flux Magazine
June 2021

Being a woman in my early 20s, I’ve found that self-care is more complex than applying face masks and journaling.

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9-5 TRANSITIONS

Creative Essay for Align Magazine

June 21, 2021

Last Monday, I stepped out of the sunshine and into a fluorescent-lit office.

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HAIR METAMORPHOSIS

Sentimental Poem for Align Magazine

June 12, 2021

falling out
after i saw her name
unsure, i cut it off
and he never looked at me
the same

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ALOHA HEART HAS A WHOLE LOT OF HEART

Article for The Chronicle 1909

June 10, 2021

“We do not have to know each other to love each other,” said Aloha Heart.

  

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TAKE A 'TWILIGHT' TOUR OF OREGON

Opinion Column for Daily Emerald

June 9, 2021

Although I’m saying goodbye to Oregon so soon, I’m comforted to know that “The Twilight Saga” will always be there for me when I need to escape to the Pacific Northwest.

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FOR NON-HUGGERS, THE RETURN OF PHYSICAL TOUCH IS DAUNTING

Opinion Column for Daily Emerald

May 21, 2021

The world felt safer when I could go out in confidence that I wouldn’t be touched. Now that mask restrictions are being lifted, hugs and handshakes aren’t necessary. A simple smile says it all.

  

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JADEN SMITH IS MAKING THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE

Opinion Column for Daily Emerald 

May 6, 2021 

From clean water to recycled sneakers to waterless jeans, Smith is using his platform for many means.

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BEING A WOMAN IS SCARY

Opinion Column for Daily Emerald

April 12, 2021

We don't have the luxury of being alone and also feeling safe.

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DITCH DOCS FOR CROCS

Opinion Column for Daily Emerald

April 5, 2021

Life's too short to blister inside of Docs when we have heavenly cushions like Crocs.

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MAKE THE MOST OUT OF INFORMATIONAL INTERVIEWS WITH THESE TIPS

IJNET

January 6, 2021

Want to have a conversation with someone who has your dream job? Good idea. Here’s what you need to know about reaching out (it’s not as scary as you may think!), plus tips for getting the most out of the interview.

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