Lonelygirl15 was one of the first independent, scripted, internet shows to ever come out, just as Youtube was created, which was basically the first time in history that anyone who simply owned a camera and computer had the ability to make their own film, post it worldwide, and even make money out of it from [...]
It was a random night in 2006, my sister grabbed me and said, "let's take a bunch of pictures of ourselves in the mirror..."
I used to be a ballerina. My final recital was in 12th grade when I was 17-years old. These are videos from the dress rehearsal (not the actual recital.) I miss it a lot! This first video is on pointe ballet slippers. The song is A Thousand Years by Christina Perri. (I start on the [...]
I was trying to brainstorm what I would write for this week's Throwback Thursday, and coincidentally my old high school buddy, Sam, sent me these ancient pictures of us! This is us from a senior year class trip to upstate NY where we went on a beautifully strenuous hike. Everyone else was rushing ahead while [...]
Music can have a profound impact on your environment. It can be the soundtrack to your life. Today, we have great control over the type of music we listen to. There's radio, CDs, iTunes, and many different streaming services. The internet makes it easier to explore all music, including underground and indie that would otherwise [...]
One of the best musicians from the late 60s/70s was the underrated Melanie Safka. She performed at the legendary Woodstock 1969 and was the first female artist to have three singles reach the Top 40. Melanie Safka covered some classic artists of her time such as Bob Dylan and The Rolling Stones, putting in her [...]
I was so upset when my dad's cat, Fashia, passed away. Then about a year or two later, for my ninth birthday, I adopted a kitten and named him Buttermilk -- his fur being the color of pancakes. It was the best birthday present ever. He was so sweet, very active, playful, skittish, and extremely [...]