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    The Relevance of Film Photography

    Photography has been a big part of my life for around four years now; the aspect of freezing a moment in time and capturing it forever will never fail to keep me interested. Recently, my mom purchased some 35mm film for her old film camera that has been sitting on my bookshelf collecting dust. A..

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    Garden of Wildflowers

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    Alice in Wonderland has always been one of my favorite stories. My favorite quote is when the rose Alice meets says, “Do you suppose she’s a wildflower?” when discussing Alice and why she seems so different. I often find myself feeling like Alice, and I’m sure others do as well. So I wrote this poem..

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    Stop Sleeping On Lizzo: The Body-Positive Goddess We Need To Appreciate

    If I had to dream up my ideal female artist, the end result might look a little like Lizzo (real name Melissa Jefferson): the unapologetically black, fat, and feminist songstress who’s kickass hip-hop anthems aren’t just ridiculously catchy tunes but are also filled with empowering and confident messages. Since her debut in 2013, Lizzo has been making..

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    Entertainer Demetrius Harmon’s ‘You Matter’ Brand Brings Awareness to Mental Health and Self-Positivity

    Demetrius Harmon is an entertainer and social media influencer. He started out uploading 6-second videos to Vine and has since gained an immense following. Demetrius has branched out to platforms like Youtube, where he has more than 370,000 subscribers and makes videos ranging from “If Dora Was In A Horror Movie” to “Mental Health &..

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    A Letter to My Eight-Year-Old Self

    I hope that when you look down one day, instead of seeing dirty, grey trainers that carve blisters with each step and faded laces that get pulled over and over again until they become raw thread, you’ll notice daisies sprouting from the earth, embracing your callused feet. I hope that when little kids on the..

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    Stars on the Rise: Damion Butler and Kai Ca$h

    Damion Butler and Kai Ca$h are two of the waviest kids I have ever met (I promise I’m not gassing them). This Summer, Kai and Damion took a pause in their rapid race toward success to let me into their life. You may have heard their names before, whether it be from the legacy that..

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    Painting to Ease My Anxiety Episodes

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    Throughout middle school, My mom and I had begun to notice myself picking up anxious tendencies. Mom had struggled with anxiety her whole life, beginning primarily in her teenage years, so naturally she kept a close eye on me. However, throughout my freshman year of high school we both began to notice my anxiety became..

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    My Truth

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    Sometimes it feels nearly impossible to be true to who I am. I wrote this as a testament to all the pain I’ve ever felt. A testament to who I am deep down. My roots can never be outrun, no matter how hard I try to outrun them. And sometimes, that is exactly what you..

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    The O Project

    Marcos Alberti, a Brazilian photographer, is known for his daring movements in pieces reflecting the problems of our modern society through his artwork. He has been recognized for last year’s “3 Glasses” project, exhibiting the before and after style of documenting drinking alcohol in moderation. His newest project is one set out to break down..