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The Selfish Years

The Selfish Years

Alejandra Naranjo, Staff Writter

November 7, 2016


Filed under Let's Talk...

Japanese photographer Kyoko Escamilla once said, “Your 20's are your 'selfish' years. It’s a decade to immerse yourself in every single thing possible. Be selfish with your time, and all aspects of you. Tinker with shit, travel, explore, love a lot, love a little, and never touch the ground.” These...

Allegories and Imperfections

Allegories and Imperfections

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

What do, Cleopatra’s Needle in Central Park, the Worth Monument Obelisk and the Emmett Obelisk in St. Paul’s Chapel all have in common? They’re obelisks in Manhattan. An obelisk is the word for a tall monument, which tapers at the end to form a pyramid from the width of the four sides. Contained...

Narcos Vs Reality

Narcos Vs Reality

Alejandra Naranjo, Staff Writter

October 31, 2016


Filed under Let's Talk...

As a Colombian, I’ve had my fair share of drug related jokes, people legitimately ask if my family is involved with a drug cartel or if everyone I know is a cocaine user. The truth is, although I've always been understanding of why people have this mentality, after all, that’s how tv shows and movies...

Avenged Sevenfold’s ‘The Stage’ Album Review

Avenged Sevenfold’s ‘The Stage’ Album Review

Britney Hoobraj, Staff Writer

October 29, 2016


Filed under Diaries Of A City Girl

Growing up, I started listening to a heavy metal band named, Avenged Sevenfold. A band that originated from Huntington Beach, California caught my attention.  While growing up, I listened to everything from Backstreet Boys to Avenged Sevenfold. I am not sure of what caught my attention. It could have...

Does The Walking Dead Still Have a Brain?

Does The Walking Dead Still Have a Brain?

Thomas Romero, Staff Writer

October 27, 2016


Filed under Heaven's Door

* Original Airdate for The Walking Dead season 7 premiere was October 23, 2016. The Walking Dead's long awaited season 7 premiered this Sunday to fans that starved for answers, was thrust upon them all too ceremoniously with season 6's cliffhanger. Now that the hype is over, the one burning question...

Birthday Blues

Birthday Blues

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

Confetti, balloons and cake. These are probably the top three emoji’s used when its someone’s birthday. And if restaurant employees don’t horrendously and embarrassingly sing you happy birthday – is it really your birthday? Maybe you woke up and don’t feel any different, but when you look...

Homesick

Homesick

Alejandra Naranjo, Staff Writter

October 24, 2016


Filed under Let's Talk...

Being away at school sometimes gets depressing, deciding to go to college in another country, meant being away from family and a familiar place for months at a time. It’s not that a miss my hometown or the house I grew up in necessarily, to be honest I don’t think I would ever go back, but the...

The Struggle of Long Distance Relationships

The Struggle of Long Distance Relationships

Alejandra Naranjo, Staff Writter

October 20, 2016


Filed under Let's Talk...

Ever since I can remember, I always said I wouldn’t be in a long distance relationship. They just didn’t make any sense to me. In my head it was all about putting in the effort to make a relationship work without getting to enjoy the good parts, which in a way it is, but it is not as bad as it sounds....

Matt Bomer Co-Hosting Live with Kelly Review

Matt Bomer Co-Hosting Live with Kelly Review

Britney Hoobraj, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016


Filed under Diaries Of A City Girl

I have been obsessed with the actor Matt Bomer for a while now. It all started when I watched the show, White Collar where he plays a main character named, Neal Caffrey a con artist who works for the FBI. I was hooked on the character that he plays. Every week it would be the same day and time where I ...

Is Earth The Love Child of Sun and Moon?

Is Earth The Love Child of Sun and Moon?

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016


Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

Living on Earth is expensive, but it does include a free trip around the Sun. We are held in perfect balance between the Sun and Moon. The Moon orbits the Earth, and the Earth orbits the Sun. The Sun rises in the east and sets in the west. The Moon rises and sets too, it just takes 29 days to compl...

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