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Kayla Marque

Underrated Songs for Underrated People

By Elle Naef on November 23, 2021

Time Off?

Winter is coming, and for me that means a confusing mixture of joy and dread.

It’s exciting to have an excuse to stay in, relax and crack open that book I’ve been eyeballing. But let’s keep it real – I’m the type of city girl who can only have so much “cozy time” before I hit a crossroads. As soon as my coffee is finished I’m ready to either venture into the streets again or hole up and expect a sour mood. Continue reading

Neon Sign in the shape and colors of A rainbow

What Does a Rainbow Sound Like? Colorado Pride Month Playlist

By Elle Naef on June 25, 2021

Pride month is much more than rainbow logos and glitter-filled parades. It’s one well-deserved month of the year when those who are often made to keep their identity a secret are publicly praised for their differences instead – something that, while it would be great to have year round, is still a novelty of sorts.

As a longtime-ally-turned-outwardly-queer-person, I’ve had the honor of getting to know many facets of the LGBTQIA+ community in Colorado. While, like any communities, there are hiccups and room for even more inclusion, the queer community in Colorado is one that’s been a model to me in healthy community building. Continue reading