News of the Eighties and Ninties (Part One)

The major events in the world happening directly before, during and right after the years we were born are all a part of why we Gen Yers are such a small and unique part of the generational definitions...here is what was happening during the years we were all born.

Why Are We The Forgetten Years

  So, many moons ago, I discussed how I would focus onexactly what I felt made those years from 1979ish to 1983 its own"generation" and with those born in those years not really able tofit into either Gen X or Millenials.   Though I have had this rant and given a few reasons, there have…

Growing Up In The 1980’s & 1990’s…The Start

Growing up in the eighties and nineties was indeed a singular experience. As I get older, I realize precisely how much those years were unique, shaping the generations in them in precise ways. I also have learned that those are some of my most popular posts and will be doing almost its own series on…

I’m Back

So, after some health issues, I am back. I feel a lot better and am ready to get back to it all, including my journey to a healthier me. However, it feels like more of a hill to climb than it did initially. I was making such significant progress and then being knocked down. Now…

Hands off my Buffy and Avengers

There is a lot to be said about my obsession with Marvel and BtVS. I know that a lot of people don't get it. That and my loyalty to Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel, especially in light of the ever-growing allegations against Joss Whedon and his apparent love of abusing his power. How can I, who rails against…

STOP CALLING ME A MILLENIAL

Looking at the charts put out, I understand that Gen Y - those born between 1981 and 1995/6ish are what everyone has grouped into this cohesive group called Millenials. To that, I say - one, why do we have to label everything, and two, if you are going to slap a generational label on me,…

Marvel Fix = WandaVision – Thanks Disney Plus

I love WandaVision. Maybe it is just me missing normalcy. As for me, normal was heavily influenced by Marvel and the MCU. Perhaps that is not healthy or whatever, but it is what it is. The Pandemic and the quarantining and isolation have sucked in so many ways. Still, one of the top suckiest spots for…

I Can’t Even

So, I realized something as I sat to write this. I said that my next blog was going to be about the current political situation in America. But I can't even. I can't. My feelings on this are still raw and right on edge. So before I can even analyze how I feel about it…