Book Review: The White Album

“We tell ourselves stories in order to live.” This simple sentence is how The White Album, a collection of essays written by renowned journalist Joan Didion, begins. Perhaps, no one is a greater example of this idea than Didion, herself. Her command of the English language and her way of storytelling will change the way…

2019 World Series Preview

October is always a fun time of year for sports fans. Not only are the National Basketball Association and the National Hockey League kicking off their respective seasons, but Major League Baseball gets ready to crown another World Series champion. Now that the World Series is about ready to begin, it is time to look…

Halloween Countdown with Molly Weir: Day 14

Oct. 14  In my previous articles, I explained the history of jack-o’-lanterns, trick or treating, and costumes. However, I realized that I never explain the actual history of Halloween itself. This article will explain just that. To begin, the word “Halloween” actually means “hallowed evening.” In early European celebrations, it was known as All Hallow’s…