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Category: Current Events

Orlando

Fifty people, including the perpetrator, were shot and killed in a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida over the weekend. It was a targeted attack, murdering innocent people because of who they loved…

Leap Day

We always talk about how there aren’t enough hours in the day. We need more time. Once every four years, we are granted that wish, giving us an extra day: leap day…

Valentine’s Day

There is a lot of stigma that comes along with Valentine’s Day. You either love it or you hate it. For me, I’ve always been a fan of Valentine’s Day, regardless of whether or not I had a Valentine…

New Year’s Eve

This year, I am lucky enough to spend New Year’s in Florida with my parents and my best friend. We get to watch the fireworks and participate in beach style celebrations throughout the evening…

Happy Thanksgiving

Regardless of whether or not you are in a country that celebrates Thanksgiving, I think that giving thanks and spending a day being grateful for the things you have and the people you love is important…

A Life of Terror

The attacks in Paris on Friday evening were tragic, to say the least. There are no words and no actions that can express the amount of pain experienced by those involved in the tragedy…