controversial · culture · USA

The downfalls of living in a Red State

Ever since the pandemic hit, a large number of Americans have opted to go to states like Florida and Texas. States that are "red states" and vote Republican in presidential elections, at least lately (Florida used to be a swing state). I get it, more freedom and less COVID restrictions for the most part. As… Continue reading The downfalls of living in a Red State

controversial · culture · lifestyle

The pandemic of the self-righteous

Two more weeks to flatten the curve, a phrase we all heard so much when this all began. Yet, two more weeks have turned into forever now. Those of us who are somewhat impartial or not completely partial to one side have seen how the pandemic has transformed beyond just a virus and physical illness.… Continue reading The pandemic of the self-righteous

culture · psychology

Why the California recall election is one of the most culturally significant moments of the century.

This is one of the most controversial articles I will write. I do want all readers to know that for one, I am not really a right wing Republican, in fact I've leaned left most of my life on social issues such as abortion, affirmative action and gay marriage. When I use words like "accountability",… Continue reading Why the California recall election is one of the most culturally significant moments of the century.

culture · inner game · lifestyle · partying

What impact will proof of vaxx have on nightlife and social outings?

For those of you who live in NYC, you are now slowly adjusting to the reality that all indoor activities whether it is restaurants, gyms or nightclubs are going to require a proof of vaccination. I don't think that this is going to go away anytime soon and will likely stick around for years to… Continue reading What impact will proof of vaxx have on nightlife and social outings?

bio · culture · inner game · self-improvement

An advice to all readers in these times, now is the time to be nimble!

August started and at the start of the month, I heard the news as a New Yorker. Proof of vaccination will be required in order to go to the gym or eat indoors at a restaurant along with a host of other events. Now this made NYC the first major city in the US to… Continue reading An advice to all readers in these times, now is the time to be nimble!

culture · lifestyle · news · self-improvement · updates

Life, politics, and how August has changed me.

For the longest time, ever since I really found this blog, I stood on the sidelines when it came to politics. I thought that nothing good can really come of it as violence, intimidation, and cancelling people who truly express how they feel has become the law of the land in American and even western… Continue reading Life, politics, and how August has changed me.

bio · relationship · self-improvement

Why I am seriously considering leaving NYC now

In the past, I have flirted with the idea of leaving NYC despite the countless good experiences I had in the city. Even then, deep down inside I felt as if it would still take something catastrophic for me to really consider it for good. After all, NYC is one of if not the few… Continue reading Why I am seriously considering leaving NYC now