Feature Photo Credit: Kimberly Boyd, Twisted Kreations at UAPB After one year of college I learned a few lessons. My freshmen year was filled with fun, work, and people. My main goal for freshman year was to have a successful academic term and not repeat the blunders that I made in high school. Being a social butterfly was not imperative… Continue reading "Lessons Learned From Freshman Year in College"
Author: Rachel J. Jones
Free the melanin! FREE THE MELANIN! That is all I want to see, hear, and breathe. Summer is here and time to unveil all of my glorious melanin that had been suppressed under mounds of jeans, boots, sweaters, winter coats, and hair. The snow has vanished, the cold has come to naught, and the white witch of Narnia is dead.… Continue reading "Summer Fashion: Free the Melanin"
I thought it was a myth. I thought it was something people say to scare us newbies, freshmen, but it is real. My bony chicken legs started to look like jumbo carnival size turkey legs. My flat as a table tummy deformed into a Kangaroo pouch. I am appalled at myself. I gained weight. I let the savory, succulent, southern… Continue reading "The Horror of the Freshman 15"