Jasmyne is a writer who means every word she puts on paper. Her interests include, but are not limited to: cosmic bowling, Asian food, and 80's movies. You can find her at your local coffee shop sipping an oat milk latte and working to meet the next deadline.
Jasmyne Bell10 years ago, director Marc Webb gave us the euphoric yet melancholic film 500 Days of Summer. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Zooey Deschanel play Tom and Summer, two adults who have differing views on love...Continue reading
Yewande-Theresa LewisIt’s time to make your peace a priority. And no I don’t mean inserting daily meditation time into your already busy schedule, or finally signing up for that weekly yoga class all of your friends t...Continue reading
Sarah BraddockYears later and you find yourself still wondering what your high school sweetheart is up to. First loves get a bad rap, but play a much bigger role than we give them credit for. While this magical tim...Continue reading
Sarah BraddockSome chastise social media for being the pitfall of our generation while others praise the way it connects people. But one thing is certain and that is that social media isn't going anywhere. Why do t...Continue reading
Sarah BraddockOur past experiences directly influence all that we do, see, think, and feel. It's easy to take things personally, despite the fact that how others treat us doesn't have much to do with us at all. Lea...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaThe way we date in 2019 is way different that how we dated in the past, a shift that's fascinated me for awhile; I even wrote an article about how much dating has changed over the years. But the new t...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaIt can be called emotional abuse, psychological abuse, mental abuse, or verbal abuse; no matter what it's called, it's still a form of domestic violence. In fact, emotional abuse is considered the mos...Continue reading
Celia YoungEvery movie you’ve ever seen seems to end with a successful relationship. Although it’s certainly a wonderful plot device to provide some closure, it’s not exactly representative of real life. I...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaMany people will argue that Valentine's Day is one of the worst holidays or is a Hallmark holiday, but I genuinely enjoy it. I think love is something that deserves to be spread, whether it be love fo...Continue reading
Katie MilesLet's just admit that when it comes to life, we don't all have it figured out yet. Where you may be in your life now may not be exactly where you wished to be ten years prior.
Maybe it's something ...Continue reading
Katie MilesThe hype about Ariana’s latest song, Thank U, Next. may have “died down” a tiny bit since it’s been released. (Let’s be honest, no it hasn’t.) Maybe it didn’t stick with you, but the son...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaAs I celebrate one year of living in Spain, I can reflect on all of the challenges I've overcome. I struggled with the language when I first got here, but now, I feel more confident speaking in Spanis...Continue reading
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Podcast Episode 3: Jasmyne – The Millennial Gaze. Coming of Age Films & Generational Irony
Healing is not an overnight process. It takes time. Don’t give up and don’t get discouraged. Take each day one step at a time