The Safety of Danger

Written by: Emma Florez Art by: Izzy Dickey   The people I’ve met since starting at college have given me so much strength. My mind goes into spirals of fear when I’m alone, but when I’m surrounded by people who love and accept me unconditionally, I can be calm. Take the coronavirus, for example. Even…

Turning 21 While Being Sober

Written by: Sammie Lee Wilhoit Art by: Izzy Dickey   By the time this is published, I will have turned 21. When I think of 21 as a milestone in life, I think of the glamorous Instagram posts of my friends at a bar with a glass of wine or beer or a fancy drink…

Boys (I’ve Loved) as Types of Wine

Written By Emma Florez Art By Alyssa Luongo *Names of Champlain students have been changed to names from “Thank U, Next” to protect their iden(titties)* Caleb was my first love. He was sangria, all bubbles and sweetness. Our love shone red like the wine in my white cup, our eyes lighting up like carbonation. The…