Alani Vargas

Bio

Alani Vargas is an Entertainment News Writer for Bustle, who writes about new movie trailers, Game of Thrones, and anything Marvel. She's also covered a lot of theories regarding those two franchises and gets sent anything Brie Larson or Supergirl related. Alani's work has been writing for BDG since 2017, first appearing in Elite Daily, then Bustle as an entertainment intern in 2018. She currently freelances for The A.V. Club's news section, INSIDER, and Refinery29. Alani received her journalism degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, where she also double-majored in history. She's just as passionate about coffee and wine as she is about Daenerys Targaryen and Supergirl (aka a lot) and could talk your ear off about Buffy any given day. You can catch her listening to an array of music, like ABBA, Selena, Kacey Musgraves, Rosalía, and The Beatles. She is known as a walking encyclopedia by her friends and loves her great city of Chicago. Twitter is a cesspool, but she loves to play in it, so follow Alani at @alanimv.

29 Easter IG Captions That'll Get You In The Hoppy Spirit

By Alani Vargas
It's time to break out your baskets and sundresses, because Easter is right around the corner. Many people throughout the world spend this day with friends and family. In addition to being an important Catholic holiday, Easter is also associated…

39 St. Patrick's Day Captions That'll Make Your Friends Green With Envy

By Alani Vargas
St. Patrick's Day is a big deal in most cities across the United States. There may be clinking of beer mugs for the 21 and up crowd, a festive parade to attend in the morning, and a lot of sweet and savory green treats to go around for everyone.…

30 Heart Puns That'll Get Your Blood Pumpin' This Valentine's Day

By Alani Vargas
The day of love is creeping up on us rather quickly, and you need to make sure you're ready for it. I'm not just talking about being prepared with your dinner reservations and what outfit you're wearing. You should embrace the holiday with the…

28 Funny Valentine's Day Captions, No Matter The Stage Of Your Relationship

By Alani Vargas
Valentine's Day can be many things. It can be fun, sexy, and exciting. It can also be a little stressful and hectic— especially if it's your first V-Day with a new boo. What do you get them? How much should you spend on their gift? Do you stay in or…

26 New Year's Puns For Instagram That You & Your Followers Can Cheers To

By Alani Vargas
Amongst all the glitz and glam that comes with New Year's, there are some key themes. One of the bigger ones is partying with friends, another is toasting champagne when the clock strikes midnight, and last but not least, setting resolutions for the…

25 Funny New Year's Instagram Captions To Start The Year Off Right

By Alani Vargas
The last holiday of the year is a fun one. New Year's Eve is really all about spending quality time with friends, family, your boo… or all of the above. Whether you decide to go out or stay in, some of the best memories of the year are made on this…

27 Captions For New Year's Proposal Pics That Sparkle & Shine

By Alani Vargas
New Year's Eve and kissing go hand in hand. Sharing the holiday and a new year with someone you love is something truly special, and has a different feeling to it than other holidays might. It's definitely a sign of commitment, but what about a…

25 Christmas Quotes For Instagram That'll Make Your Feed Festive & Bright

By Alani Vargas
Christmas isn't just a day, the merry vibes are enjoyed all season long, and that gives you endless opportunities to post pictures on Instagram. From holiday parties to hot chocolate dates to shopping outings, your feed is going to be poppin'. And…

23 Captions For Your Office Holiday Party That'll Get You In The Spirit

By Alani Vargas
While the holiday season may be a bit stressful, it's of course a great time to spend with friends and family. It also brings a ton of party opportunities to your front doorstep. Whether it's a cookie swap with your closest pals, or your family’s…

44 'Frozen' Quotes That'll Pair Perfectly With Your Winter Snaps

By Alani Vargas
Winter is a magical time of year, and you can’t “let it go” when it comes to the Instagrammable moments you’re bound to capture. While you may want to make plans to go ice skating and check out holiday markets, the weather also makes you want to get…

28 Turkey Puns For Thanksgiving Captions To Feast Your Eyes On

By Alani Vargas
Once Halloween comes and goes, some people may already have decking the halls and festive playlists on their mind. However, planning one major holiday — first and foremost — shouldn’t be left behind amidst the grand, festive cheer that comes with…

20 Instagram Captions For Your Rainbow Pics That Will Fill You With Good Vibes

By Alani Vargas and Kaitlin Cubria
A vibrant rainbow can mean so many things to many different people. To some, it can be a symbol of a promise; to others, it can be a sign of hope. If you're Irish, it can be a sign of good luck. (The myth that leprechauns hide their treasure and…

7 Things That Just Don't Bother You Anymore When You're Truly Happy With Your Life

By Alani Vargas
Have you ever felt so stuck? Sometimes, work can be a total drag, and nothing exciting seems to be going on outside of work. Then, all of a sudden, things just fall into place. You're making plans you love, surrounded by great people, and are…

25 Instagram Captions For Coachella That'll Have You Dancing 'Til Dawn

By Alani Vargas
There's nothing quite like the vibes you experience throughout festival season. Dancing is a must and singing every lyric you know is going to go down as well. You're rocking the most vibrant flower crown, and the sunshine is making your glittery…

22 Instagram Captions For Your Mom's Birthday That'll Give Her All The Feels

By Alani Vargas
Mom deserves to be celebrated every single day for the incredible human she is. She brought you into this world, took care of you, delivered the best advice when you needed it most (and continues to do so), and she put up with all of your teen drama…

8 Monday Morning Struggles That Only You & Your Work Wife Will Understand

By Alani Vargas
Mondays stink. There are few people in the world who enjoy the dreaded day, especially Monday mornings. You've just come off of the weekend and whether you were in bed all snuggled up for two straight days or out enjoying the nightlife scene with…

21 Senior Year Quotes For Insta That'll Make You Nostalgic & Hyped For The Future

By Alani Vargas
If you're a senior, graduation is not something you can hide from — whether you want to or not. You've spent the countless hours in the library, and countless hours making unforgettable memories with your college besties. You've cried many tears…

13 Best Friend Tattoos To Get Senior Year So You'll Always Be Connected

By Alani Vargas
Senior year of college certainly has its moments, the good and the bad. The good being the fact that you're going on to another exciting, new chapter in life, finally putting your degree to use. The bad includes all of your final projects and saying…

If You Have Long AF Nails, You Can Seriously Relate To These 6 Things

By Alani Vargas
Everyone is born with a special gift or talent. Some people are double jointed, others can make a clover with their tongue, and some can wiggle their ears. While it might not be considered a necessarily amazing feat by some, people with long nails…

20 St. Patrick's Day Quotes About Friends That'll Make You Feel So Blessed

By Alani Vargas
Just like other holidays, St. Patrick's Day is meant to be spent with people you care most about in this world. Celebrating is honestly so much more fun that way. Unlike other festivities around Christmas and Thanksgiving that you may spend with…