Monthly Archives: October 2013

Fall in Love with Old School Love

Hip-hop music that tells a story has been scarce lately, with a majority of songs promoting provocative dancing and risky behaviors on a catchy, heavy bass track dominating the airwaves. The opposite is true for Lupe Fiasco’s latest single, Old … Continue reading

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Five Reasons NOT to Use the Common App

As many seniors, such as myself, prepare for college, the application process proves to be stressful. While the Common Application seems like a good idea in theory (filling out only one application for all of the schools you want to … Continue reading

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NFL midseason countdown

At the end of week eight, the top five stories to care about include multiple injuries and shocking records.  

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The School Snooze

Now that the newness and excitement of school has worn off, the school slump has come back with a vengeance. Getting up early does not have the same appeal as it once did when we were little. It’s the first … Continue reading

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The Mahogany Sessions

I am in love with the YouTube channel The Mahogany Sessions. The London based team makes it their goal to find new artists and music to bring to you, the listener. The Mahogany Sessions focuses on acoustic guitar, pure voices … Continue reading

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A Family Reunion To Die For

Who’s up for another school fall play? I know I am! which is why you should come out to West York High and witness A Family Reunion To Die For: a murder mystery with audience participation. Featuring detectives, hillbillies, anthropologists, … Continue reading

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5 Last Minute Halloween Costume Ideas

Do you consider yourself a costume-less soul who has been invited to a Halloween party, or just someone who has a dire need to go to people’s houses to get free candy? Well, save that fear for Halloween night because … Continue reading

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Dear Autumn…

Your breath leaves ghosts behind now, and they linger for a magic moment, Before dissipating to the frigid woodlands. Engulfed in almost-dreams and helpless foreign thoughts, Which escort you to ethereal ceremonies. An angelic masquerade cloak of tulle and tippet … Continue reading

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A Change of Seasons

A Change of Seasons: A Short Story I am not afraid of vampires, zombies, or ghosts. I am afraid of something much more terrifying and very real.

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The Bomb Threat at Central

It was in the middle of second period that a series of beeps rung out from the intercom alerting us that an announcement was soon to follow. A man’s voice filled the sudden silence of my Spanish classroom. “Teachers and … Continue reading

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