We have something to say.
A fan letter to my favorite artists.
And we own the stage.
Gilmore Girls showed me that the band doesn’t have to fall apart just ’cause you tell your crush how you feel.
Advice on moving out of the dorms, promoting your band, and your just-fancy-enough birthday party.
Why do so many people freeze up and quit?
Obsessions come and go, but my commitment never wavers.
All good things must come to an end.
October 2014: Caressa and Sabrina
Advice about class privilege, finding a drummer for your band, and being friends with boys.
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