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How Mainstream Emo Made Us Talk About Mental Health

When emo hit its commercial peak in the early 00s, it ushered in a new subculture. Defined by emoting, sexual fluidity (however performative), and oppressively tight jeans, emo’s millennial incarnation was bolstered by the fact that it arrived in tandem with MySpace – the first and only social network to be inherently twinned with music culture. 3,252 more words

Music Journalism

Singsweet Saturday: Mid-May Playlist

Happy May! I’d say “Happy Spring”, but here in Michigan “Spring” means that it’ll be snow one day, a heatwave the next, and then rain the following day. 457 more words


Legitimate Self Destruction #11 - Home?

Fair warning, this chapter contains a suicide attempt. A very badly written, not realistic, suicide attempt. But it may be triggering or unpleasant none the less. 2,621 more words

Personal Essay

SpongeBob SquarePants // My Chemical Romance - "Welcome to the Black Parade" (2006)

As much as I would love to have come up with this genius work, I did not. 27 more words

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Legitimate Self Destruction - #10 Time Jump

Welcome to the chapter with, probably, the most unrealistic depiction of sibling behavior in this entire story. As an only child, I have very little experience with siblings and the sibling relationship, and thus it’s not terribly realistic. 2,279 more words

Personal Essay

Music Recommendations- May

Well hello there!

The month of May has just started and I think its time for a music playlist post. I have been listening to quite a few new songs recently and I think you’re gonna like a few of them. 636 more words