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Part 3: The Narration of a Believed Reality

The Creative Mind: A Series on Expressing Creativity. A Reality Conceived How much of what you know and believe is true? Does it even matter? Would the world be better off without faith? This week’s class has led me to grand questions through quite unusual methods. The reading for this week, titled “The Legend of …

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Part 2: Creative Flow and Habits to Gain

The Creative Mind: A Series on Expressing Creativity. Controlling Creativity This week’s readings dealt with a very debated topic – is creativity something you can control? For the longest time, I didn’t believe that it could be controlled. After all, that’s what movies and television shows have repeatedly told us. I remember a scene from RuPaul’s Drag Race, in …

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Part 1: Introducing Creativity and Its Facets

The Creative Mind: A Series on Expressing Creativity. Introduction  Welcome to a blog series that combines efforts for a college course and streams of thought into an interwoven fishing line meant to hook readers. If you’re reading this on my blog website, I hope you enjoy it. If you’re my professor and are reading this on a PDF document I …

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Daan Veer (Short Film)

Today, I am sharing a short film that makes explaining privilege easier for a lot of people. This video has 2 languages being spoken, Hindi and English. I have done my best to translate it all into English and I’ve put the transcript below. This is a satire on the situation at hand where people …

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Handling Emotions Effectively – Part 3

A Series on Emotional Intelligence and Administration Processing Emotions and Accepting your Past Welcome to the last addition to the series handling emotions effectively. Last week I talked about support systems and asking for help. I presented my understanding of the situations that could potentially need a call for help and what that looks like. …

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Black Lives and Violence

June 1st marks the beginning of the global pride month. I would wish everyone a happy pride month, but unfortunately, this month we continue to feel injustice in the world in our bones, making it a rather ill-fated month. As the world battles the new wars – COVID-19, Hurricanes, and economic crises – some age-old …

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The Ugly Reworked Title IX

To say that I am disturbed to the new reforms Betsy DeVos has brought to the title 9 would be an understatement. Title IX is a Department of Education federal law that stops institutions from discriminating against students on the basis of their sex. This law was set in 1972 and was, for obvious reasons, …

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