Reading Poetry during a Global Pandemic

Throughout this whole ordeal, I’ve been shocked by how much casual indifference there has by on the parts of so many to this crisis based on the belief that it “only” affects other people. Many have expressed the desire to continue about their daily lives or semester without interruption, even if that endangers the lives of many in their communities. The navel-gazing is not exclusive to Gen Z and millennials, as many on twitter and the in the media have suggest. Brueghel’s and Auden’s works are testaments that these attitudes have been common throughout history, whether it be eighty or five hundred years ago.

“Plastic Hearts” Review

We’re only a week into December and Miley Cyrus is already taking the entire month by storm. She’s absolutely blown up on TikTok, popping up in comment sections galore. This surge in popularity has helped her newly-released album, “Plastic Hearts” reach the top of the charts.

“Holiday” Review

2020 has been awfully glum but if anything can help us reach the end of the year it’s our holiday jams. I’m not talking about the class jams of Jingle Bells or Jingle Bell Rock, no, the real good stuff, the stuff you have to be a level 3 paladin to hear… I am of course talking about the newest Christmas song “Holiday” by Lil Nas X.