A publication of the Department of English & Philosophy at Drexel University


Finals woes

Saturday, December 6th, 2014

I always thought that when you had an early morning class you would have an afternoon […]

How they’re training us to write

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

I’m picky about what I read online. Scrolling through Business Insider this afternoon reminded me why. […]

Room to read

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Where do you like to read? I love to read but I hate the act of […]

The Ugly Duckling

Sunday, November 30th, 2014

We all love the tale of the Ugly Duckling. We all love underdogs. They present a […]

Black Friday gem

Sunday, November 30th, 2014

Usually when people go out for black Friday they’re looking for electronics or clothes. This year, […]

Clever Christmas songs (or the lack thereof)

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

I have to say that one of my favorite “modern” Christmas songs is the sassy “Christmas […]

Why I hate Sylvia Plath

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Sylvia Plath is a divisive figure in the poetry world. Some love her for her dark, […]

Graphic writing is exhausting

Monday, November 24th, 2014

The weekend before Thanksgiving hits you like a truck. You don’t want to work. You don’t […]

Underestimating your words

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

We’ve all been there: finishing a paper for class and thinking about how much better it […]

Why I don’t write poetry

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

I used to experiment with poetry when I was younger, but the older I’ve gotten, the […]