What “Me Before You” Taught Me About Life

I heard about the book. I bought the book. I read it. I sobbed. I’m sure many of you have seen the trailers for the just released film adaptation of the best-selling novel, “Me Before You.” I’m the type of person that never falls into the hype or bases my opinions off of what others say….

An Awkward Girl Enters a Bar

I may sound like a rarity, but I actually waited until I turned 21 until having my first alcoholic drink. There has always been so much excitement and angst for that moment of ultimate freedom to enter places you have never had access to and the ability to be like Carrie Bradshaw and order that…

What “Trainwreck” Taught Me About Female Empowerment

Romantic comedies always follow the same cliché formula of falling in love and living ever after, but only after going through drama and heartbreak in the process of course. But what happens when a film depicts the opposite? What if the female is the heartbreaker? What if the female is the independent one, in control of…