Essential Women-Directed Films

Essential Women-Directed Films

Summer always is the perfect time to sit down and watch movies. When living in New York City, I'd always go to my old cinema haunts like Quad Cinema and IFC Center when the weather was warm. Although those days are gone and I'm blissfully living in a city that doesn't have a big movie [...]

A Poet’s Guide to Romanticizing Life

A Poet’s Guide to Romanticizing Life

As a writer, when I started to take my craft more seriously, my perspective, too started to change. Many of the biggest trends that we’re all talking about these days are wellness, mindfulness, and learning to make the most of the life that’s given to you. Here’s a secret: poetry helped me figure that all [...]

Q&A w/ Ashley Hajimirsadeghi : Accomplished Poet + Novelist

Q&A w/ Ashley Hajimirsadeghi : Accomplished Poet + Novelist

1. Tell me a little about yourself. A synopsis. (I'm so curious to know your last name!!) Hi! My name is Ashley Hajimirsadeghi. I’m an Iranian-American who was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, and I moved to New York City to attend FIT. A mixed Iranian-American, I grew up in a small diaspora community here, [...]

MEET ALEXANDRA LYND – A NOVELIST AND FASHION JOURNALIST

MEET ALEXANDRA LYND – A NOVELIST AND FASHION JOURNALIST

Writing is an essential part of our lives. It's the way we communicate and learn about the world around us. You're reading a piece of writing right now! For Alexandra Lynd, her love for writing is transparent as she decides that she will write for a living, in every sense of the word. She grew [...]