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Typewriters in Modernity

Friday, January 16th, 2015

When I was just a young boy growing up in the suburbs, my father had his […]

What is literary abandon? A journal through National Novel Writing Month

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

It’s Friday, October 31st and, instead of staying up to meet the first day of my […]

Let me see your future… now, just for $499.00

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

“Since time immemorial humans have longed to learn that which the future holds for them. Thus, […]

In Ender’s footsteps: or, being a speaker for the dead

Friday, December 5th, 2014

Riveting news is supposed to be delivered in a phone call. Popular films have reminded us […]

Where is home when home isn’t?

Monday, November 24th, 2014

A few months ago I had a short stay in a Philadelphia hospital. Due to a […]

Doctors and Death

Friday, November 14th, 2014

Grief in the medical world is seldom discussed, let alone dealt with. Nobody wants his or […]

A Final Picture

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

While stepping out of my van at midnight on an autumn night, I notice the moon […]

InstaAddiction: The Psychological Effects of Instagram on its Users

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Instagram has become more than an app and a social media site, it has become an […]

Play That Funky Music Right: An Odyssey of Vinyl

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

It’s a late July evening in Lakewood, New Jersey when the wedding begins. The reception hall—buzzing […]

Finding Your Watering Hole

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Last year, I was just a lonely freshman wondering what the hell I was doing at […]