• Alexandra Herrera

    mentally in the 2000s

    a playlist to wipe the dust off of your old sony walkmans, ipods, and flip phones

    February 25, 2021
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    Now, more than ever, I—and perhaps yourself—feel constrained and emotionally drained by the predictability of daily life. Having so much time to ruminate has allowed me to further fuel my obsession with the aesthetic and culture of the early 2000s that, for me, always felt bright and hopeful in comparison to the current state of […]

    remote reflections

    what i realized from my semester at home

    February 11, 2021
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    After an abrupt flight back home involving my dad armed with a tub of Clorox wipes and a bottle of hand sanitizer in the two side pockets of his backpack, I arrived in the sweltering heat of Houston, Texas, and shed all of my winter layers. If you had told me I would wind up […]