The Internet has become a valuable source of information for travelers and functions as a platform for tourism business interactions. It has grown to influence and shape the tourism industry more than any other sector of the economy. Travel blogs, or blogs dedicated to sharing travel experiences and providing recommendations, have increased in popularity as... Continue Reading →
Currently, I work remotely as a writer. I have multiple clients from different backgrounds. My position has proven my ability to take initiative, work independently, communicate consistently, research effectively, and meet strict deadlines. I am familiar with the best SEO practices, copywriting, and creating effective blog content. I have some experience in building websites. I... Continue Reading →
I didn't know I was going to be a writer until last summer. Up until recently, I've dedicated my life to classical music. For over a decade, it defined my identity and perfecting my craft was the light of my life. I performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City when I was 16. I... Continue Reading →
Off the Road: Twenty Years with Cassady, Kerouac, and Ginsberg is an autobiographical piece that chronicles Carolyn Cassady’s 15-year marriage to beat icon, Neal Cassady. The account describes her efforts to create a stable home for her husband and their three children. Off the Road challenges the masculine voices that dominated beat generation literature, such... Continue Reading →
First English Lutheran Church is currently operating as a sanctuary and houses Miriam Vargas, an undocumented immigrant from Honduras who faces the daily threat of deportation. My presentation focuses on the reality that many undocumented immigrants from Central America face upon arriving in the United States. Aggressive media attention has bombarded many of us with... Continue Reading →
Individual Action vs. Political Reform in Uncle Tom’s Cabin Within Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Stowe champions emotion and empathy over political action, resulting in the novel arguing for a shift in individual actions rather than substantial political reform. In doing so, the novel reveals the limitations of sentimentalism rather than overcoming them. The cultural consequences of... Continue Reading →
The Intersection of Violence, Sexuality, and Social Mobility in Stephen Crane’s Maggie In Maggie, A Girl on the Streets, Crane uses naturalism to challenge his middle class readership to recognize the lack of social mobility for lower class women during the Gilded Age. As a result, his social problems novella emphasizes the moral and ethical... Continue Reading →
This project was created to depict my use and relationship with new media via Pinterest.
https://myvisualidentity.tumblr.com/ This project serves to provide a strictly visual depiction of my relationship with new media.
Internet Meme Summary, Analysis, and Critique The Internet Meme article focuses on defining what a ‘meme’ is and how they’re spread on the internet and on social media platforms. The article describes the evolution of memes, citing their beginnings as images with a text overlay, to how the category now includes GIFs, challenges, and other... Continue Reading →