Namreen Shaiyaz

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Redefining marketing strategies with booktok

Booktok is dictating how readers are exploring new titles. Is that a good thing?

September 22, 2022
September 22, 2022

How to stop being chronically online

If you use social media for countless hours, then chances are you’re chronically online.

August 21, 2022
August 21, 2022

Shock value is overrated

Can shock value be overdone in horror movies?

August 20, 2022
August 20, 2022

A look into dual-storytelling with 7 Fates: Chakho

The main plot revolves around seven beom hunters, who are modelled after the members of BTS.

August 16, 2022
August 16, 2022

A guide to befriending your sleep paralysis demon

What if rather than giving in to the demon, you decided to throw it a curveball by attempting to make it your friend instead?

August 11, 2022
August 11, 2022

Is this a rant, or are you trauma dumping?

The distinguishing factor between trauma dumping and regular venting is that the former involves a listener who may not have consented to it.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

A guide to making the next viral video essay

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to make a video essay yourself?

July 21, 2022
July 21, 2022

Things we’d like to see from our local booktok

When compared to other countries, our local booktok is just not up to the mark. Here are some ways to improve that.

July 14, 2022
July 14, 2022

Have we become too desensitised to true crime?

A common interest among many, its popularity only grows every day. But have we ever stopped to think how morbid this is as an interest?

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

The unnecessary glorification of the tortured artist

At the end of the day, art that spreads joy is not lesser than the one sharing their hardships.