Women’s March, or White Feminism?

I participated in the Women’s March in downtown Chicago last week for the first time. I was excited to go, ready to recite empowering chants and be swept up in a sea of clever and point-driven signs. All those things happened, and while it was my first taste of activism, there was something about the […]

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25 Lessons in 25 Years

It’s finally happening: I’m turning the big two-five this weekend. I guess in reality that’s not as significant as turning 30, but now I will be able to rent a car without those ridiculous extra charges. It also means I get to mooch off my parents’ health insurance for one more year. So, you know, […]

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It’s the Final Countdown

This week starts a new semester of library school. I have to admit, the nerd in me is pretty stoked to be back in school. I took a much-needed summer break between classes, and in that time I have gone on several mini trips, went to a lot of cool events with my friends and […]

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