My First Tattoo (And Some Tips & Tricks to Remember for Yours)

By Christy Piña I got my first tattoo on March 24, and I’ve honestly never felt more indestructible. Don’t ask me how or why some ink just below my left collarbone makes me feel so powerful, but I feel like I can literally take on anything. For as long as I can remember, I’ve wanted a tattoo. I went back and forth when it came … Continue reading My First Tattoo (And Some Tips & Tricks to Remember for Yours)

Swamp Talk: The Dos And Don’ts of Getting Inked and Having Tattoos

By Brock Seng You’re in college and you’re ready to get a tattoo. Your parents aren’t around anymore. Who’s going to stop you? No one. It’s time to get inked. So, you walk into the shop and there are big burly guys everywhere. They’re covered in tattoos from, literally, head to toe. They have chains hanging out of their tunnels in their ears. You walk … Continue reading Swamp Talk: The Dos And Don’ts of Getting Inked and Having Tattoos

Tatted up in the workplace – still taboo?

BY RASHIELLE TEAPE I got my first tattoo when I was 16, accompanied by my cool-as-can-be mom (who is currently way tatted-up and rocking a hair cut practically as short as my dad’s). In other words, as excited as I was, it was no big deal. At least not to my immediate family. But the closer I got to graduating, the more I heard from … Continue reading Tatted up in the workplace – still taboo?