Hayley with 2 Ys

Hayley Diana
Thoughts on pop culture and public policy from a nerdy, 20-something ditz.
Created 26 Jul 2021
  • Book Review
    27 Sep 2021 • 3 min read
    I stumbled upon Openly Straight in one of my library apps. I had recently read Simon vs. the Homosapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli, and absolutely loved it, and this book has a similar setting and ch...
  • Chris Harrison Shouldn't have Left the Bachelor
    25 Aug 2021 • 10 min read
    The new season of Bachelor in Paradise just premiered last week after being canceled last summer due to the pandemic. This season though, longtime host Chris Harrison is not returning. Instead, 4 cele...
  • Charlottesville: 4 Years Later
    12 Aug 2021 • 8 min read
    4 years ago, on Friday, August 11th, I would start moving my belongings back into each of our college houses, preparing for my last school year at the University of Virginia. I then would head over to...
  • Why Athletes Overextend Themselves
    03 Aug 2021 • 10 min read
    If you keep up with current events or are keeping up with the Tokyo Olympics, then you’ve probably heard the commentary surrounding Olympic gold gymnast Simone Biles withdrawing from the U.S. team’s f...
  • Coming soon!
    02 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hi! Welcome! I’m been working on multiple pieces while setting up this newsletter so that when I publish the first one, I can have a steady stream of content ready. I’m currently finishing up edits on...
  • Pop culture and public policy
    26 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read
    Welcome to Hayley with 2 Ys by me, Hayley Diana. Photographer & Graphic Designer with a B.A. in Media Studies & American Race/ Ethnic Relations. Half pop culture ditz, half public policy nerd. Sign up...
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