Archive for August, 2017

S Grace9 months ago
'Nashville' Fans to Begin Hosting #ListentoFansCMT Twitter Campaign Monday
Throughout season five of Nashville, fans have shown their discontent with the plot and many viewers are leaving their once favorite show behind — one they campaigned and fought for after ABC canceled...
Kourtney Risher9 months ago
Savage (Nowhere to Hide)
Thump, thump Can you hear it? Thump, thump That’s your savage heart trying to escape your chest You’ve caged the animal for years for fear of what it would do You tell yourself that it’s gone for good...
Ossiana Tepfenhart9 months ago
56 Korean Beauty Products You Need to Try
Korean beauty products are taking the world by storm, and as someone who has been using them for well over half a decade, I'm not the least bit surprised. K-beauty, as it's known, is a makeup movement...
Amanda Grimm9 months ago
From Grey To Red
I am Darkness I am not lost I sold my soul A reasonable cost I am not a Demon The Demon is my friend By my blushing side Until I meet my end I know your light Will keep you from me Ignoring the truth ...
Katy Preen9 months ago
Matters of Life and Death
There have been a number of high-profile cases involving end-of-life care, and the “right-to-die” (or to live). Medical professionals are bound in their duty by their training and the law, and must do...
Valerie Isaiah9 months ago
The Overwhelming Emotion
The Oxford Dictionary definition of the word stuck is the "past particle of stick." The word stick is defined as "adhere or cling to something." Both of which I will not be referring to in this short ...
Carol Townend9 months ago
The Stigma Attached to EUPD and PTSD
When I tell people that I have Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder, they look at me as if I am crazy and often avoid me like the plague. They assume that I am violent or dangerous to be around. ...
Tasha .9 months ago
The Time I Got Catfished
A little disclaimer: I want to start this off by saying that I was not on the show Catfish, I did not write into them, and I have not met Nev or Max but this story is pretty much like watching the sho...
Taiquira Williams9 months ago
Sand & Bone
Chapter One: A sea of people on their knees. Each individual, praying to a God that didn't seem to listen. The woman before them, their leader, had led them out into the barren wasteland known as the ...
Nadia Tapia9 months ago
Forgiveness
When I think about forgiveness, I think of a quote from the movie Diary of a Mad Black Woman by Tyler Perry. Myrtle: “When somebody hurts you they take power over you, if you don't forgive them then t...
Meagan Campbell9 months ago
Looking For a Job? 3 Ways to Entice Employers to Open Your Emails
Are you guilty of this tragic job application mistake? It’s easy enough to make. You spend hours, slaving over your cover letter and résumé. You write and you revise and you consult with your smarter ...
Timothy Trimble9 months ago
Juggling Writing
How to Juggle Your Writing With a Real Life!
Kourtney Risher9 months ago
This Bartender Serves Me Some Spirit
I came to a hole in the wall bar on a hot and dark night in August, the month of my birth. I approached the counter looking for death, but life filled my heart when she spoke to me. She asked asked me...
Amanda Grimm9 months ago
Anticipation
Exciting sensations A kiss on the chin Own my soul Breathe me in Take me to a place Only in my dreams My body unraveled Ripped at the seams Pound, my heart Flee from my chest Take me over Lay me to re...
Nathan Sturm9 months ago
Quest of the Phoenix 2017 (11)
Since I’d fallen asleep so late last night, I did not get up this morning until 7:45, the latest of the entire trip. I showered and then found it to be raining outside. Heading to the office, they had...
Katrina Thornley9 months ago
Unwritten
Leaves circle high Flutter like wings In tormented winds, Unsure of direction— Them and I, One voice In Fall's silence. To go one way And not the other, A question of emotion Or absolute direction? Vo...