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Living with a Monster

Living with a Monster

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016

“The call of death is always there,” says Mercy College student who's identity will be protected as “Sammy” when referring to the day he was diagnosed HIV- positive. "And (the tension) is always great." The tension of the monster, as Sammy calls it. It was move-in day for Sammy who had just re...

A Natural Gift Called Nature

A Natural Gift Called Nature

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer

March 21, 2016

Beauty is simplicity. Nature is the power that connects souls from the earth into the majesty of the color green, beauty in nature. This world is so beautiful that humans can hardly believe it exists.  The beauty of nature can have a profound effect upon our senses, it can make us reflects on our ow...

An Incredible Movie With An Incredible Message.

An Incredible Movie With An Incredible Message.

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer

March 15, 2016

Yesterday I was re-watching on of the movies that change my life during my puberty years. The film called “Brokeback Mountain” from 2005 directed by Ang Lee is one of my favorite movies of all times. The movie describe the adventure and rebellion of two young men who struggles with freedom and...

Walking

Walking

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer

March 7, 2016

Most people take the act of walking for granted, but I want all of you to slow down and actually consider the world around us, exploring it throughout the art of walk. Recently I went to see my grandfather from my father side to give him a present for his birthday. I never considered the fact of walking...

Facing A Silly Fear.

'Isn't it time you got over your silly fear of water?'

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 29, 2016

Growing up I faced many fears in my life, one of them was my friend the spit. I woke up this morning, hit the alarm button, rolled over endless time in the bed before I realized I was finally expressing a big part of my own body, the sweat that comes out of my mouth. As I stepped into the sofa to...

Rihanna’s #WORK is Her Fourteenth Number One Single.

Rihanna's #WORK is Her Fourteenth Number One Single.

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 29, 2016

Saying the word "Work" 88 times on her new lead single from her album Anti, let Rihanna to have another number one on the billboard chart. With this, Rihanna is only four songs away to beat Mariah Carey and six songs away to beat the Beatles to move on and claim the tittle of the best selling single...

A Pleasant Journey Called: Nephew

A Pleasant Journey Called: Nephew

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 29, 2016

On november 23rd at a local hospital in midtown, Manhattan, a young boy was born. The fact that a new person was born did not shock me at all! but it was the impact that this baby-monster will create in my atmosphere. I was about to become an uncle. This little monster always smiling, made me very insecure...

Six Things You Need To Know About Body Language

Six Things You Need To Know About Body Language

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 29, 2016

For those who are not good enough expressing themselves, here is a new method to find out exactly the meaning of their silence... By definition Body Language is :  A kind of non verbal communication, where feelings are expressed by posture, gestures, eye movement, touch and the use of...

Students Hope For More Shuttles From Metro North Station

Students Hope For More Shuttles From Metro North Station

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 18, 2016

Long commutes are terrible. But you already knew that.  Transportation at Mercy for some can be expensive and inconvenient. With bus stops right outside of campus, as well as a Metro-North station at one end of campus, plenty of shuttle services and an ample parking on campus, one would think you ar...

Everyday Use

Everyday Use

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 8, 2016

LONG COMMUTES are terrible. But you already knew that. This is one of many annoying things that I do not tolerate. At almost every stage of our life we have to go out and going out means traveling. Don’t get me wrong, I love traveling but the long commute is annoying. I am a multi-tasker; a day in...

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