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“Felis” — A poemby Julianne Day Ignacio Some nights I dream I am a cat Lithe and limber Soft and sinewy Arching her back Extending..
A Charmed Life
Film Review of “Paterson”In Paterson (2016), director Jim Jarmusch mixes the right amount of quiet humor, the mundane, and what can only be described as..
Why are they making Avatar Sequels?
The love of money is the root of all evil so we have to suffer through four Avatar sequels. Remember Avatar (2009)? If you were around..
The Ugly Truth
“The Ugly Truth” by Milly Pinkos I require a lot of attention. I don’t exercise. I have no willpower. My impulse control isn’t great, either…
To my most painful and most powerful organ, I’ve broken at least five bones. I’ve had needles inserted all over my upper body. I’ve been..
To the First Impression Gone Wrong
You’ve been my dream since the day I learned of your existence. I’d had no idea there was a full, fresh, green land just waiting..
Starting a Career Path
We all dread when our parents ask: “What do you want to do? What is the plan?” It is the most aggravating question we get from..
The Eloquent Speaker: 10 Rules of Conversation
Introducing a fresh new column on the art of communication by Karessa Abe “Conversation lets you be an artist every time you open your mouth..