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Inspiration Roundup

Inspiration Roundup

I write a lot of songs about a lot of different things, but I never in a million years would have thought to write a song about a zombie apocalypse and cardboard castles. I discovered “21 Days” by Scott Helman from one of my new […]

Artsy Wanderings

Artsy Wanderings

Welcome to the wonderful world of art! Each week we will travel to a different city and discover and artist that lived in and was inspired by that place. Happy wanderings… This week we are traveling to New Mexico with Georgia O’Keeffe. New Mexico is […]

Joy Tarr

Joy Tarr

Joy Tarr is a self-proclaimed artist with a passion for chameleons, sushi, and anthropology. She absolutely loves talking to people and working with her art staff! Joy likes to jam out to Milky Chance in her Jeep while the wind blows her #longhairdontcare.

Henry Rittler

Henry Rittler

Henry Rittler is an unprofessional linguist, a graphic novel enthusiast, and a culture nut. If he’s not trying to decipher some long lost script, reading the latest edition of a comic book, or researching an obscure peoples group; he’s probably writing stories and poetry with […]

Amanda Purvis

Amanda Purvis

Hey dood, name’s Amanda. This is my first year in sequel, I’m 16, a junior, my social security number is… Forget this; I really hate the formalities. Here’s a random spew of facts: I’ve got a snake named Lenny and he’s a huge, noodley dork; […]

Samantha Proctor

Samantha Proctor

Sam Proctor, a.k.a the ditziest person alive, has been writing mediocre love poems about people who will never love her back since the 2nd grade. If you can’t find her writing her Weekly’s 2 hours before they’re due, she’s probably crying, calling someone a “beautiful […]

Sandy Medrano

Sandy Medrano

Sandy, the girl who’s sure her spirit animal is a penguin, has not once stopped drawing this year. She thrives off Design Seed’s color palettes and pastel yellow. If her hand isn’t glued to her sketchbook, or if she isn’t daydreaming about her ships, she’s […]

Dear Future Self

Dear Future Self

I felt empty, like a vacuum had sucked the words from my mouth. Any trace of a syllable was gone, and I sat against the cream-colored wall in silence. Everyone else around me danced on one another, loud music becoming softer, and the beat grew […]

Work in Progress

Work in Progress

This piece is made in Adobe Illustrator for my digital studio class. The animal in the illustration is a bear with a hawthornia plant growing out of the left eye. I personally love bears so I wanted to make a piece with one, so I […]

Smashing the Zone

Smashing the Zone

There are so many things to smash: the patriarchy, an ex’s teeth, or even car windows like Beyoncé in Lemonade. “Smashing The Zone” centers on Bella Martin as she attempts to shatter the perhaps most intimidating zone of all: the comfort zone. Today I’m going […]

Animalia

Animalia

Over the years, I’ve had experiences with all sorts of animals, big and small. Some encounters were hands on, others were just observed from a distance. Through this blog I will be focusing in on specific animals, and my adventures with them. My name is […]

Back Write Corner

Back Write Corner

Struggling to write a poetry or prose piece? Don’t worry, just look in the back WRITE corner! Here I will go through tips I’ve curated from my experiences and what I’ve learned from critiques and class. Happy writing! Alright, so you have your idea for […]