Samantha Merzel

  • February 14, 2018By Samantha Merzel

    Red roses, chocolates, and extremely overpriced stuffed animals have dominated your local pharmacy store chain, which can only mean one thing: Valentine’s Day is here. Whether you will be stuffing your face with chocolates, serenading the posters on your wall or going on a date with your significant other this holiday, these songs will be creeping

  • January 22, 2018By Samantha Merzel

    With his luscious locks and heavenly voice, Garrett Borns, commonly known as BØRNS, takes the music world by storm once again with his second studio album, Blue Madonna. In late July, he gave fans a taste of his sophomore album with his enchanting single, Faded Heart. From Faded Heart, came the release of three more singles including a

  • January 18, 2018By Samantha Merzel

    I wrote this for someone who I believe is the universe’s greatest treasure. I don’t know what force in this universe is responsible for the creation of this individual’s grace, but I’m grateful for them.. Thank you to the stars. I’d like to thank each star in the sky for bringing you into our universe

  • December 30, 2017By Samantha Merzel

    Fans pay over hundreds of dollars to get at least two seconds with their favorite celebrity. Celebrities such as Justin Bieber, Demi Lovato, Britney Spears and countless more are known for charging ridiculously high prices for meet and greets. It seems that only the fans with the most money are the only ones who have

  • December 26, 2017By Samantha Merzel

    This poem was written when I had difficulty describing someone I admire. Anything I wrote, it wasn’t good enough. I realized no words are good enough. There’s an X amount of words to describe how wonderful the person I admire truly is. The pages of my journals are suffocated with every detail of your loveliness

  • December 12, 2017By Samantha Merzel

    The girl quickly shuts her journal as she hears someone walking by so that no one can catch the slightest glimpse of all the wondrous thoughts she transferred from her head to her paper. She’s an aspiring writer. Thoughts bloom in her head, as they do in the midst of May. She thinks some of

  • October 30, 2017By Samantha Merzel

    Whether you’re throwing a party, watching a scary movie or pampering yourself with some chocolate this Halloween, everyone needs to listen to these songs for the spookiest Halloween experience: 1. “Ghostbusters” by Ray Parker Jr. 2. “Monster Mash” by Bobby Pickett 3. “Thriller” by Michael Jackson 4. “Cry Little Sister” by G Tom Mac 5. “I Put A Spell On You” from Hocus

  • October 23, 2017By Samantha Merzel

    Garrett Borns, commonly known as BØRNS, is a singer and songwriter from Michigan. He appeared in the music scene with his first EP, A Dream Between, back in 2012 and released his debut album three years later titled Dopamine. Some of BØRNS’ best known singles are Seeing Stars, Electric Love, and American Money. He recently released two new singles, Faded Heart and Sweet Dreams, from his

  • October 17, 2017By Samantha Merzel

    “Insensitivity makes arrogance ugly; empathy is what makes humility beautiful.” – Renford Reese Insensitivity is defined as “lack of concern for others’ feelings.” Unfortunately, insensitivity is seen and heard all around us. Especially in the media. Just this week, Harvey Weinstein had several sexual misconduct allegations against him, and jokes have already been made about the situation.

  • October 9, 2017By Samantha Merzel

    There are some people who you come across that really open up your eyes to a whole new world. Sometimes when you think back about the ways you love them and why you love them you realize that you are so fortunate to have come across someone as lovely as them. It is an honor

  • September 26, 2017By Samantha Merzel

    When you feel overworked, stressed or as if the universe is working against you, there is nothing better than to just lay down, relax and listen to music that soothes your mind. There are certain songs that work like medicine for your soul — they completely isolate you from the world and allow you to focus

  • August 11, 2017By Samantha Merzel

    Music from the 50s captivates my soul completely and movies from past decades bring me a sense of familiarity that I was unaware of before. Something about the past just feels like home to me. I feel as if I’m an old soul and truly feel that I’m living in the wrong generation, however I know