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Blind in the Darkness

January 28, 2018

Filed under Poetry

Looking for a light Where everyone is blind Here, darkness consumes everything No thought is clear Intoxicated by lies He stood behind me Warm touch but evil eyes Chained at the wrist Stuck in a place with no light He...

The Positive Power Of Laughter

January 25, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Contrary to popular belief, joking about things like cancer, death, war, and racism isn’t a bad thing. While it is understandable why people feel these are subjects that should never be talked about in a humorous tone, humor...

“Up at the Mic”

“Up at the Mic”

January 24, 2018

How “Touch” Changed The Way I View Trends

Sophia Terian, copy editor

January 12, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Maybe it was just teenage angst, but before reading “Touch” by Courtney Maum, I had a tendency to view pop culture somewhat snobbishly. The constant coming and going of seemingly meaningless trends, memes, jargon and hobbi...

SYRE Album Review

Dre'Von Bradley, writer

December 4, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Music Reviews, Opinion

Jaden Smith has done many things at the young age of 19. He’s acted in movies, created a slew of thought-provoking tweets and, by following in the footsteps of his father, has become a rapper. His first project dropped i...

“I’ve Got A Bad Feeling About This…”

Zach Perez, Writer

November 27, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, News

Recently game publisher EA came under fire for the micro-transaction in their recently released game, Star Wars Battlefront 2. The publisher was being accused of pushing a pay to win system in the game. For those who don’t know what ...

Grinders Stonewall

Grinders Stonewall

November 16, 2017

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