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Is this really the Golden Age of TikTok?

Blogging is allegedly dead, and for the writing crowd, newsletters supposedly are the new thing. Most of my writing energy this year has gone towards my book manuscript (don’t ask for an ETA because IDK), but with the pandemic, I’ve found new ways to express my creativity. Aside from painting and piano, I’ve become obsessed… Continue reading Is this really the Golden Age of TikTok?

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Back on the CHAARG Podcast: Discovering Hobbies, Female Mentors, + Age Is Just A Number

As part of a three-part series (I talk a lot, sorry!), I shared my tips for Post-Grad life on the CHAARG Podcast. CHAARG was a huge component of my college experience that has shaped the way I live out my twenty-something years. You can listen to the episodes here: #99] Mary Kesinger: 10 Things I… Continue reading Back on the CHAARG Podcast: Discovering Hobbies, Female Mentors, + Age Is Just A Number

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Back on the CHAARG Podcast: TikTok, Quarantine, and Personal Finances

I made one of my first stops back in Chicago this May to an empty Industrious to record another episode of the CHAARG Podcast! After consenting to hugs (the new normal), Elisabeth and I resumed our conversation for the three-part series on post-grad life. When we recorded the first episode last December, we could have… Continue reading Back on the CHAARG Podcast: TikTok, Quarantine, and Personal Finances

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Mary’s Summer 2020 Reading List

At the beginning of each season, I like to share a new reading list. This summer, however, will be a little different. I’m highlighting a few books about race and stats, particularly with regards to Black Lives Matter and the COVID-19 Pandemic. I actually didn’t read any books from my spring reading list. The libraries… Continue reading Mary’s Summer 2020 Reading List

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Teach Me How to TikTok – on the Content for Another Day Podcast

As someone who has been shamelessly posting cringe dance videos since the beginning of YouTube as a young teen, I fully embraced TikTok much sooner than my twenty-something peers. TikTok is a video editing app in the form of social media, and ICYMI, it’s having a moment. I personally don’t think it’s a fad because… Continue reading Teach Me How to TikTok – on the Content for Another Day Podcast