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Finals woes

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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

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Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

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


Room to read

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Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

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


The Ugly Duckling

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Sunday, November 30th, 2014

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


Black Friday gem

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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)

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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

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Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

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


Graphic writing is exhausting

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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

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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

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Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

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