Lorde’s “Ribs”: Exploring the Tragedy of Youth

This week, while watching Lorde’s Coachella performance, I was reminded of her stunning debut album, Pure Heroine. The album, which came out at the end of 2013, just as I turned 16, will forever remain as one of my favorites. Each song feels like a special puzzle piece. As these pieces fall into place, we uncover the…

The Green Light: Motivation through Symbolism

Circumstance and coincidence are strange concepts. It’s those moments where you start to question whether something can be explained through simple happenstance, or the idea that there’s a higher power pulling the strings of your life. I read somewhere once that when you stop trying to find what you’re looking for, it will find you. It’s…