Why I'm Still A Nerdfighter and NerdCon Nerdfighteria

Why I'm Still A Nerdfighter and NerdCon Nerdfighteria

Nerdfighteria is my corner pub on a Friday night. It’s not the place I grew up, it’s not a place where people share my cultural experiences, cultural identity, or cultural taste. I can’t say that Nerdfighteria is home. And being able this past weekend to witness what was, for some people, a homecoming and reunion, was truly beautiful and made me wish I felt the same.

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#Resist - 5 Ways to Take Action and Fight Back in 5 Minutes

#Resist - 5 Ways to Take Action and Fight Back in 5 Minutes

We're not even one month into the Trump administration, and the shockwaves keep rolling in. From the travel ban to rolling back healthcare, gun policy to privatizing national parks, sketchy Russian ties to threatening free speech, Donald is starting to wreak havoc on our systems of government and diplomacy. It's time to take action.  Here are 5 actions that you can take in 5 minutes to resist Donald Trump's policies and the alt-right agenda. 

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Not All Dumpster Fire: My 2016 Year in Review

Not All Dumpster Fire: My 2016 Year in Review

2016 was one heck of a rollercoaster. From political elections to personal life events, the year was unpredictable. Yes, some parts were a dumpster fire, but some parts were incredibly rewarding. I did not foresee the winding path I took this year, and though I still feel nomadic, the journey has been worth it. I chased opportunities to Boston and back, and took my YouTube game to the next level. Here are some of my highlights from the year.

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My Winding Journey Through Post Grad Adulting

My Winding Journey Through Post Grad Adulting

Move. Start getting situated. Surprise! Move again. That's been the rhythm of my life. I've moved 10 times and had 4 jobs since graduating last year. An average of every other month I've had to find a new place, meet new roommates, and cough up advance rent. I've been chasing opportunities, bouncing between sublets, and taking things one month at a time.

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Waking Up to Trump's America & Post-Election Pep Talk

Waking Up to Trump's America & Post-Election Pep Talk

Racism, and all, bigotry, is rooted in selfishness. It’s rooted in the idea that I’m fundamentally more important than you. My needs and desires are more important than yours. I’m more deserving than you. My humanity trumps your humanity. Trump’s win shows us where we are as a country.

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