Not Your Typical Girl: An Ode To Tomboy Adolescence

Here is a long read that I have been working on for a class. Its about childhood memories accompanied by unplanned notes of feminism. Enjoy! A sanctuary. A place deep below civilization, made to give children—like I once was—a place of comfort. A guest room turned playroom that was the setting for many memories of … Continue reading Not Your Typical Girl: An Ode To Tomboy Adolescence

Critique of “The Pain Scale” an essay by Eula Bliss

For my last semester of my senior year, I am not only taking a media criticism class, but I am also taking a non-fiction creative writing class and I am thoroughly enjoying both of them. As a journalism major, I find that the two of these taken together will make my work as a writer … Continue reading Critique of “The Pain Scale” an essay by Eula Bliss

Expressing an Opinion Without Harassment

I was scrolling through my Facebook timeline the other day, and I have collected several "friends" who seem to be pretty hardcore conservative, and they were saying some pretty aggressive things that would be pretty impressive if they were to say it to someone's face. It made me think about the power of opinion online, … Continue reading Expressing an Opinion Without Harassment

I Do Not Know What To Write About

I want to write tonight before I go to bed. But I do not know what I want to write about-- I have so much on my mind currently. I could talk about the insane refugee issue everyone and their mother is talking about-- but the world does not need another 20 something who is … Continue reading I Do Not Know What To Write About

Makeup For People Who Don’t Like Wearing Makeup

Hello, my name is Madison and I am addicted to makeup. I know a lot about almost every makeup product out there, and I can tell you which is better. I have watched a lot of YouTube beauty videos throughout my college career, and I am finally getting to the point where they are becoming … Continue reading Makeup For People Who Don’t Like Wearing Makeup

Is It Really So Wrong To Ship A Cat?

So, 3,000 miles might be a bit too much space now that I think of it. I knew I loved my family and friends, but I didn't think it would cause for mental breakdowns this often. That sure is a very blunt lead paragraph. This is another impromptu post to help me get some sleep. … Continue reading Is It Really So Wrong To Ship A Cat?