The Best Movies to Watch This Christmas

Christmas is the holiday that seems to have the most build up. It’s all about the holiday spirit that Christmastime brings and, even though Christmas itself only lasts one day, if you get yourself into the holiday cheer, it will make the holiday

Novels All Undergrads Should Read

The Secret History by Donna Tartt. If not just to experience the pure beauty of Tartt’s prose, read this book to make sure you don’t end up like its characters. A group of Latin speaking, classics studying students spend their time in college

Books Starring New York City

Manhattan is a literary hub. Generations of aspiring writers have moved to the city with high hopes. They wrote, drank, and succeeded, failed, or fell somewhere in between all across the grid-like streets of the island. It’s an inspiring city full

Make Your Love Last 70 Years

A recent love story has been floating around the internet, pulling at heartstrings all over the world. It is the story of Kenneth and Helen Felumlee, an Ohio couple, who were married for 70 years and died only twelve hours apart. A photo of them,

The Many Benefits of Zumba

Zumba is one of the hottest workouts today and I am one of its biggest fans. I am convinced that everyone can benefit from a good Zumba workout and that everyone should give it a try! These are some of my favorite aspects of a Zumba workout. Total

A Loss to the Literary World

The death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez is one that will hit the literary world with immense strength. Marquez, a revolutionary writer who is credited with the creation of a new genre, passed away in Mexico City, Mexico at the age of 87. His novels

16 & Pregnant—Enough Now

Last night, MTV premiered the first episode of the fifth season of 16 & Pregnant, leaving people around the country wondering when will it end?  Five seasons of a show like this seems like too much, not to mention that 16 & Pregnant has