Things to remember

It’s called your comfort zone for a reason: it’s safe and cozy and predictable. Few good stories come from sitting comfortably. Do more things that scare you. Write more. Even if it’s bad. Especially if it’s bad. Get the bad out of your system to make way for something good. Ice cream is never wrong. … More Things to remember

Ways to feel better when everything sucks

Put on loud, questionable music and dance like a crazy person. I recommend your guilty pleasure songs (hello “Beating Heart Baby”, “Welcome to the Black Parade” and “I Write Sins Not Tragedies”). If you play an instrument, get it out and play everything you know how to. Loudly. If playing an instrument isn’t your thing, … More Ways to feel better when everything sucks

How to have a positive concert experience

I love seeing live music more than almost anything. However, concerts can totally suck if you don’t play them right. These are some things I’ve picked up from thus-far concert experiences: Listen to the artist’s newest album first. It doesn’t have to be an extensive listen, just enough so that you’ll recognise the songs. The thing … More How to have a positive concert experience

Life advice

I am too young to give life advice. Regardless, here are things that I have learned through bad and brilliant and banal experiences: Find a band that you absolutely adore. It doesn’t matter what anyone else thinks of it, how “cool” it is, whether it’s One Direction or The Hollies. All that matters is how … More Life advice