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M. Night Shyamalan’s name has long drawn mixed reactions from moviegoers. The prolific director has quite a few box office hits under his belt, including “Signs”, “Unbreakable”, “Split”, and even more recently 2015’s “The Visit”. However, Shyamalan is also known for having directed several duds.

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I have noticed over the last few years an increasing desire for online users to spread hate and to constantly tear down the thoughts, opinions, and efforts of others. This is not new behavior, but it seems that people more than ever take pride in the ability to act in…

As I sit here gazing at the empty page and wondering what to write, I can’t help but think back on why I wanted to write in the first place. Looking back- I think my writing came from a place of wanting to create a new world for myself. I…

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I watched the car pass as I stood there with my hand extended and my thumb up asking for a ride to somewhere. I didn’t know where I wanted to go, but I knew that I was tired of walking and that I wanted to be somewhere different…

I can remember my reaction when people first started talking about Covid-19 on a widescale- I didn’t think it was a serious thing because, at that time, I did not consider the impact an airborne disease could have. Of course, I knew that people could get sick and I took…

Procrastination is an obstacle that we all must face in order to become happy and successful in our chosen lives. Everyone from kids in grade school to people in the workforce struggle with this and they are often unable to accomplish goals because giving into procrastination is much easier than…

Over a week has passed since my all-time favorite singer, Brandy, released her first official single in 8 years. “Baby Mama”, the title of the new banger, serves as a beautiful reminder that the iconic R& B songstress, who got her start in the ’90s, truly fits into multiple generations…

I have been a Lady Gaga fan since she first rose to pop domination back in 2009 and I have closely followed the start of each era since then. I can remember distinctly when she was releasing Born This Way in February of 2011 and waiting up late to hear…

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