Kartini: Nerdy Princess Saved the Day

I was jumping up and down in excitement when the trailer came out. I swore to watch it. Because Kartini was a hero. She was awesome. And I had always wished I could have learned more about her. Then I finally got my chance to see this movie. My expectations were too high for my…

Girls Like You

“Girls like you won’t find love,” My friend of many years once said, “Most men want their women quieter, Not dominant and more submissive.” He avoided my eyes, my very Deeply hurt, and angry eyes. Today I reflect back on that night, And realize it had been simply a relief. “Girls like you” will fight back, Will…

Riverdale: the Newest Guilty Pleasure

CW is toxic. Literally. I remember the first time I saw Gossip Girl, thinking, “Just one episode.” Yeah, if you guessed it correctly, I’ve seen all seasons of Gossip Girl at least twice. I was on Netflix, after binge watching 13 Reasons Why, which I finished in one go, browsing. I stopped when I saw…