The Art of Animation: Studio Ghibli 

“Whenever someone creates something with all of their heart, then that creation is given a soul.” – The Baron, The Cat Returns (2002)           In the media, animation is often […]

The Unheard World of Silent Chess

Magnus Carlsen. Hikaru Nakamura. Bobby Fischer. Garry Kasparov. Mikhail Tal. Viswanathan Anand. Shakhriyar Mamedyarov.             If you recognize these names, chances are you are familiar with some of the top […]

A Sure Way to Success?

Success after college is one of the biggest weights on student’s backs from the time they step foot on campus, to the time they throw their caps at graduation. But […]

Don’t Talk About It

  “don’t ask me how i’m doing, i’m gonna lie to youi feel the need to please my people, it’s just what i do” you hear the first verse for […]

A Love Letter to Public Transportation

 Of all the places I’ve been in Europe, a public bus is the least glamourous. Yet, I might dare to say that it’s one of my favorite places that I’ve […]

When Good People Do Nothing

I Always Wanted To Be A Storyteller And Weave Fleeting Fancies Of Fantasy Together From Grandiose Gestures To Subtle Subtitles And Convenient Conjecture A Moment A Pause A Break A […]

What It Means to Be Intersex

What Does “Intersex” Mean?  According to InterACT, which is an organization that advocates for intersex youth, the term “intersex” is an umbrella term that refers to people born with one […]