Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Markey Battle Sr. Lifestyle Contributor

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Markey is a senior at Liberty University where she is studying both English and theatre. Her passions include reading as much as she can, health and fitness, and cooking. She has an enormous love for writing and wants to continue to craft words for the rest of her life.

WHY POWERFUL WOMEN DON’T GET ASKED OUT MUCH

POWERFUL WOMEN AND THEIR RELATIONSHIPS Are powerful women asked out as much as women who are more on the meek side? Not many people think so. In fact, some women do not want to become too powerful because they might seem too intimidating and thus, not find their match as...

FACE MASKS AS THE NEW CHURCH HAT

WHY SHOULD WE BEGRUDGINGLY GO ABOUT LIFE RIGHT NOW? Why should we begrudgingly go about life right now and not turn something that could be seen as a pain into something good and fun? The end of summer always means one thing to advertisers- back to school shopping. I would...

WORSHIP AS A LIFESTYLE

WHAT IS CONSIDERED WORSHIP? Everyone is on their knees, hands raised, praising God in complete surrender. And here I am, stressing about my Shakespeare exam with my notecards surreptitiously hidden in my hands between the folds of my dress. This has been my worship life for the past month. I guess...

THE YOUTUBE BEAUTY COMMUNITY

THE INFLUENCE, THE DRAMA, THE FOLLOWING If you grew up in the same way I did, it wasn’t your mom who taught you how to do the perfect cat eye or find the right shade of foundation for your skin, it was the internet. YouTube has been teaching people how to...

WORSHIP AS A LIFESTYLE

A DIFFERENT FORM OF PRAYER Everyone is on their knees, hands raised, praising God in complete surrender. And here I am, stressing about my Shakespeare exam with my notecards surreptitiously hidden in my hands between the folds of my dress. This has been my worship life for the past month. I...

POSITIVE AFFIRMATIONS

5 QUICK THINGS TO DO EVERYDAY  I love me.  Few of us are comfortable with uttering this or any affirmation like it to ourselves. We barely ever affirm ourselves for the simple act of affirmation and expressing our love to our bodies, minds, and souls. In fact, even writing that first...

THE ME TOO MOVEMENT

WEINSTEIN, EPSTEIN AND AILES Weinstein. Epstein. Ailes. These names, along with many other once powerful and revered names, have gained a new reputation in the past year. Women have begun fighting for their voice to be heard, even above the fame and power the most influential men might hold in...

SHOULD I UNFOLLOW

YOUR ACCOUNT, YOUR CHOICE “You really deleted Instagram again??” For the past few months, I’ve been caught in a cycle of deleting and reloading my social media. While a lot of my friends do a “digital purge” in order to declutter their lives and take away distractions, I deleted it because...

GROWING UP CURVY

EMBRACING THE CURVY LIFESTYLE “You know you’re adopted, right?” Despite my squinty-eyed smile, hyena-like laugh, bird-adjacent family nose, and lack of any musical or rhythmic talent I share with my family, my sister made me believe this statement for a good portion of my childhood.  I can go through the features that...

ENNEAGRAMS: UNDERSTANDING YOUR PERSONALITY

WHAT'S YOUR NUMBER? This question has been asked for years now by a creepy guy at a bar, a cute girl in a coffee shop, or even that obnoxious coworker who won’t leave you alone. But the subject of this ubiquitous question has changed dramatically within the past few years. Now...