Posts tagged Digital Magazine
Where We Are/Where We're Going

I'm writing this and listening to Halsey's "New Americana" because my BFF and fellow Co-Editor said I should almost one month ago, and Liv (our Facebook intern) was also raving about the band. This little story is important because it explains something very important about me: I'm not nearly as cool and hip as I think am.

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How To Create The Fall 2015 Issue Of GS&NS Magazine

Remember this space is not so infinite or chaotic, that there are intergalactic tethers connecting seemingly disparate narratives. Truths are often submerged deep in craters but will emerge as beams of light, signaling life and breath to deep space explorers. You'll have to wear a sturdy pair of space boots.

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Dear GirlSense & NonSense #HappyBirthdayGSAndNS

When I first heard about you beginning, I wondered why there had never been a magazine like this before now. And I mourned the fact that I hadn't heard about you existing until your second issue was coming out. But that passed quickly and I started to work on my submission for your second deadline. I was overjoyed when I found out that my work was going to be in your next issue, that it was going to be featured in such an inspiring magazine along with so many other amazing artists and writers. I remember thinking that if I could work for any magazine right now, it would be something like you, because it would be so amazing to work for something that stands for the empowerment of young women like you do.

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Dear GirlSense & NonSense #HappyBirthdayGSAndNS

I fell in love with you when I first met you. Now I know, I KNOW, that sounds like I am coming on a bit strong. But I promise it’s justifiable. When I first saw you, you were a child; with a head full of hopes and a heart brimming with joy. You offered those who surrounded you an embrace of love and respect with the understanding that their art was so much more than something quickly processed and, subsequently, ignored. And as I have watched you grow over the past year I have seen you mature in the most beautiful way possible. You have achieved more than I ever could have hoped or dreamed. You have shown the utmost of kindness to those who surround you. You have created a safe place for those who desperately need it. And you have inspired us more than you could possibly know.

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A 'Happy Birthday!' Letter

One year ago, I needed you. I needed you to tell me that not knowing what happens after college is not nearly as troublesome as climate change. Houses are sliding into the ocean, okay? And there is an octopus perched on the living room sofa watching reruns of Keeping Up With The Kardashians. One year ago, your truth came like a tidal wave: I needed to chill out.

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