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Upcycle Arts: Interview with Artist Heather Marie Scholl

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Artist Heather Marie Scholl hails from Portland, Oregon, and now lives and works in New York City. Heather earned a BA in Race, Gender and Sexuality which she followed up with an MFA in Fashion and Knitwear design. Heather’s passion is finding ways to balance her artistic skills with her commitments to social justice. Needlework crafts are her specialty and her creations have been exhibited in...

Ghosts: S1.E2. – “Gorilla War”

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The second episode of the British comedy “Ghosts” dropped Monday, 22 April 2019. With a teleplay written by Laurence Rickard, the Tom Kingsley directed “Gorilla War” picks up shortly after the series premiere “Who Do You Think You Are?” After experiencing a near-fatal fall from a second floor window, Alison (Charlotte Ritchie) can now see and hear the house’s dead former residents. The gaggle of...

Teairra Mari Faces Jail After Skipping Court in Her Legal Battle With 50 Cent

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A reality television actress and despondent R&B singer has a warrant out for her arrest after missing a court date, which a judge scheduled pertaining to her legal showdown with a well-known hip-hop mogul. According to BET News, Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood personality Teairra Mari’s losses have piled up even higher as the ceaseless  civil case in which rap kingpin 50 Cent prevailed...

Line of Duty: S5.E4. – “Episode Four”

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With the fourth episode of the British police corruption drama “Line of Duty” having dropped Sunday, 21 April 2019, we are more than half way through the fifth series. For the benefit of American readers, the British definition of the word ‘series’ is being used. Each episode, from the beginning of the first series to where we are in the current one, always raises more questions than it answers...

READ IT: Gubernatorial candidate pens letter to Chick-fil-A amid boycotts of the brand in other states

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As organizations and governments across the U.S. take stances against Chick-fil-A, one official is bucking the trend. Some leaders, including a majority of the San Antonio, Texas, council, oppose the brand for its support of anti-LGBT causes. But Montana’s attorney general thinks the criticism is unwarranted. In fact, Tim Fox is lobbying for more franchises in his state as part of his bid...

Ingenious Hoax at Duncannon

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This is one of my favourite local stories told to me by my father. It always intrigued me so I searched through the old newspaper articles in my local library to find this amazing story which occurred in the early 1960s Ireland. I always imagined it as “The Goonies” meets “Into The West” or “Flight of the Doves” in some odd way. Somehow or another, I feel there...

[WATCH] Roseanne declares herself ‘queer’ in rambling new video

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Controversial comedian Roseanne Barr took on LGBTQ issues in her latest video. She declared herself “queer” in the YouTube address, though she offered few details. “The word fag is a really hateful word, isn’t it?” Barr asked. “Especially when it’s one gay guy calling another gay guy that.” Asserting that no one should feel free to use the term, she...

Celebrate Mother Earth and ALL her Creatures!

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As today is Earth Day, it is especially important to be grateful for all the AMAZING beauty, bounty and incredible creatures and plants that we are unreasonably lucky to be able to enjoy.  Nature has given us beautiful sunsets, incredible oceans, lakes and mountains, deserts, rainforests and more.  Included in all of that unbelievable backdrop are some of the most unbelievable, weird and...

Are you travel smart? 7 ways to find the most reliable travel advice

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Preparing for the trip of a lifetime? Checking out your bucket list may somehow be daunting especially when you’re resources are not as unlimited as the water in the ocean. Before you go So what do you think is the best possible way to both enjoy the experience of preparing for your most-awaited vacation time and making sure your resources (time, money and effort) will not go to waste...

A Posse’s Creed

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“A little more, a little to the right.” The Jimjordan’s tail pointed directions from behind the massive boulder. A huge Brontosaurus pushed the stone in front of the cave, concealing the Jimjordan and the Markmeadows inside and in the dark. “Uh, Jim?” “What is it?” “How are we going to get out later?” “Details, Mark. We’ll worry about that when the time comes.” The two dinos were inside...