Remember, Remember the month of November

For some of us, November is a big month, for me especially thanks to my job. For others, it’s college application time. Hopefully, you’re aware of this already. If you’re not, step on it and save some money. How to make your application stand out. No matter what stage you’re at in your life, whether…

The Importance of College Clubs

I cannot stress how important it is to become active in a writing/reading focused college club. I constantly hear how an English degree is useless outside of academics and honestly, it can be, when you fail to employ your skills. My first year of college consisted of me simply going to and from class. I…

Looking Back On the Years

Recently, I graduated with my bachelors in English literature and I can’t help but look back at my first year of community college. It was my first time doing things for myself without the help of my parents (despite still living with them). How was I going to pay for college? Why do they keep…

The Journey Begins

  “In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since. ‘Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,’ he told me, ‘just remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages that you’ve had.’” —The Great Gatsby by F. Scott…