• Maya Bastian on Police Brutality

    What's Happening At Standing Rock Is Starting To Mimic A Warzone

    What's Happening At Standing Rock Is Starting To Mimic A Warzone

    As time passes, we've all been increasingly astounded at the battle taking place on the Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota. We are used to seeing protests flare up in North America. In fact, it's something that is cherished as a fundamental civil right. But at what point does the clash between activists and police morph […]
  • Maya Bastian in Culture

    I Got Pregnant From Casual Sex And It Changed My Life

    I Got Pregnant From Casual Sex And It Changed My Life

    Yep, that's right; I'm living proof of that cautionary tale you've been hearing about since your teens. I'm an urban legend, a walking statistic. I got pregnant from casual sex after only knowing the guy for two weeks. You would've thought that after years of dating, mating and partying, I would have been making smarter choices. […]
  • Maya Bastian in Dating

    5 Reasons Why Constantly Looking For ‘The One' Will Get You Nowhere

    5 Reasons Why Constantly Looking For ‘The One' Will Get You Nowhere

    We live in a culture where finding true love is as easy as logging in. Dating sites work overtime to find us our perfect matches and all we have to do is swipe left. So, why is everyone I know single and searching? I have friends who won't go to a party unless there will be single […]