• THANK GOD

    You ever have days where everything seems to pile on top of you at once? Your car got towed, then you got chewed out by your boss for being late, which led to you having an attitude at Starbucks and getting a double mocha iced latte poured on your head ...
  • RELATIONSHIP MISADVICE: THE FIRST DATE

    If you don’t already know by now, dating sucks. It is literally the single worst experience of the young American adult life outside of poverty, social injustice, and losing a twerking contest to Miley Cyrus. It is an awkward, constantly new practice that never seems to become any easier, regardless ...
  • FRIENDS, BEST FRIENDS, AND FRENEMIES

    Picture yourself conducting an interview of three potential candidates for a high-profile job. I’m talking president of Mars in significance and role. You’re eager to get the person on board your already star studded team but cautious as well; the last hire caused a catastrophe that took you months to ...
  • How My Gay Best Friend Helped My Dating Game

    Fellas, have you ever been on a date and started thinking, “Man, it sure is hot in here.” Well, you know where that heat is coming from, you. You’re sitting in your best shirt and slacks, staring at this attractive woman, finishing off a magical date night and yet you’re ...
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    Racial Identity: The Polarization Of America

    Being a young black person in America has never been more polarizing of a topic. On one side lies a serious identity crisis, where black simply denotes the color of one’s skin and attributes nothing to the respective culture or community. On the other side, the pride that can come ...
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    Mikhail Buchanan

    Mikhail is an aspiring screenwriter and author. He studied psychology at American International College and believes heavily in altruism. He volunteers at various elementary schools in Hartford, Connecticut, and loves to mentor anyone who is willing to learn. On his "off nights," he performs stand-up comedy around CT. If he ...