An Interview with Joey Goergen of ‘Joey’s World’

Joey is an illustrator originally from Buffalo, New York but is currently living in Lakewood, Ohio which is a suburb of Cleveland. Joey’s work popped up on my radar due to work he’s done for the Connecticut band Anxious. Joey has perfected a style that’s all his own and is consistently finding new ways to… Read More An Interview with Joey Goergen of ‘Joey’s World’

Online Humor, Popular Culture & Dadaism

From memory, it was a bright Saturday morning at approximately 9:30 am while completing my routine morning social media consumption that I came across an overexposed and overly saturated picture of a desk chair. The picture contained no text and had no accompanying caption. “Why is this so funny?”, I asked myself while laughing, nearly… Read More Online Humor, Popular Culture & Dadaism

Everything You Need to Know Before Eating Magic Mushrooms

Disclaimer: I am not advocating for the use, production, or distribution of any controlled substance, as listed in section 1308 of Title 21 Code of Federal Regulations. This Article was written with the intention of informing. Regardless of who you are, or what you are doing, your brain is capable of producing 23 watts of… Read More Everything You Need to Know Before Eating Magic Mushrooms

Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die

Self-taught designer Vivienne Westwood quickly rose to success in the 70s and has sustained her relevance with unique silhouettes and widespread influence. Many individuals label Westwood as the “Mother of Punk”, but the punk movement grew out of the despondent public as a result of the declining economic and political conditions in 1970s England, as… Read More Too Fast to Live, Too Young to Die

An Interview with Jennifer Pettit from Enchanted Chapters

A year and a half ago, I had the pleasure of meeting and befriending Jennifer Pettit at a local bookstore we both worked at. Under her badass punk exterior is a heart of gold and a radiating friendliness no one can match. Recently, Jen and her longtime friend, Andrea Montepagano, opened Enchanted Chapters, a bookstore… Read More An Interview with Jennifer Pettit from Enchanted Chapters

The Official Guide to Acting Out Your Own Quarantine Rom-Com

In these unprecedented times of daily day-drinking and wearing the same pizza sauce stained sweatpants as yesterday (and also the day before, but we really don’t need to discuss that), romantic prospects for the perpetually single woman seem grim. It feels unfair that I am constantly reminded of the most privileged class of women- the… Read More The Official Guide to Acting Out Your Own Quarantine Rom-Com

Has the Salt of the Earth Lost Its Savour?

A multimedia artist hailing from Sarasota, Florida, Branden grapples with the ideas of civilization, identity, and vulgarity through abstract collages. With influences ranging from Goya to Ray Johnson, this is no hotel room art. My favorite take-away from Branden’s work is the primal feeling he creates within each of his pieces, a characteristic that is… Read More Has the Salt of the Earth Lost Its Savour?