Hazel Cills is a writer and student based in NYC. She’s written for Paper, Oyster, Nylon, and more. You can find her at hazelcills.com.
On facing fears, staying honest, and being labeled a “feminist band.”
Songs about love that is creepily consuming.
You don’t have to be defined by four tiny years of your life.
Foolproof INSTRUCTIONS 4 SEDUCTION.
I actually did retain something I read in high school!
The internet has made me into kind of a brat.
All she wants to do is dance.
Advice about friendship breakups, dancing at clubs, and time management.
Music that’ll make you move.
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