Today there’s an undertone of social injustices plaguing our world with a threatening yet taboo sense of doom that seems unspeakable by most. Discussions on suicide, PTSD and human trafficking have either seemed hushed or handled controversially...that is, until Kurt Brindley came along. His novel, The Good Kill is an emblem of progress for all [...]
Hey fellow bloggers! So today I've got great news and bad news; let's get the former out of the way, shall we? Bad news: the dog days are rushing to a close and for many that means less lounging time to catch up with the latest summer shows & reads *cough* and to binge watch Netflix all day *cough, cough*.
"What are you doing?" his snide voice seemed to slither up behind her out of no where. "Taking a picture of this scholarship board..." "Why?" he did little to sheathe the edge of condescension in his tone. "It's not like you'll ever win anyways."
Hello fellow bloggers and aspiring scholarship recipients, Believe me when I say that, in my lifetime, I've applied for at least 40 scholarships and 3 things have remained true throughout:
Hey fellow bloggers. So this time last year, I had an amazing English teacher who introduced this excellent idea during the final block of the year: writing letters to yourself. It's a time capsule kind of idea where you don't open it for a select amount of years...if you can wait that long...
Do you ever think about the 7000+ languages in the world and wonder how one human race managed to divide into so many languages? How we can possibly manage to become increasingly globalized when these lingual barriers constantly limit and challenge us? These are the questions that came to mind when reading David Bellos' novel [...]
I’m Hey fellow bloggers, The past few months have brought a whole barrage of literature to my door...here's my quick 2-cents on it all: April April Books I Am Still Alive by Kate Alice Marshall: 3/5 🌟🌟🌟 This novel was well written with an interesting plot but not so interesting pace. It's about a [...]
Hey fellow bloggers, So you know The Lumineers? It's that feel-good, folks-y kind of indie band who's artistic music fills everybody with nostalgic happiness? Well a few hours ago they came out with another single named ONCE AGAIN after some seemingly random woman's name. First they released the song Ophelia, then Cleopatra, then Angela, last [...]
Hello fellow bloggers, I've got an issue. Only now that I'm finishing off my high school days am I noticing a major flaw in the curriculum: WE LEARN ALL THE WRONG STUFF!
Hey fellow bloggers, It's earth day and I wanted to raise awareness to all the essential ways we citizen of Earth can help save it: Not sure how you can make a difference? It starts with this little things like these cool, innovative ways to reduce your plastic consumption that I noticed over on @PoojaG [...]