Piercing My Nose With a Sewing Needle—Seriously

Written by: Gillianne Ross Art by: Grace Monahan   We all do weird-ass, crazy shit as teenagers, and I was no exception. Middle school in rural Vermont is like a blackhole of anxiety and hormones you cannot escape. City kids can lead a double life if so desired, but not in my hometown—you’re stuck. So,…

I am Drowning in Whiteness

Written by: Jadah Bearden Art by: Grace Monahan   I exist at the intersection of Black, Queer, Woman on this white campus. My choice to attend Champlain was a decision by which my identity would be repressed and malnourished for four years. My thought process went a little like this: my Blackness is my most…

I Lived In A Frat House For Four Days So You Don’t Have To

Written by: Cat Butrick Art by: Grace Monahan   *If you are related to me in any way (this includes you, Laura because you are a maternal figure to us all), read only until the first paragraph of Water and then skip to Bathrooms. I warn you for your sake, not mine. Because nothing makes…

All The Best Horror Movies to Stream This Month

Written by: Audrey Waggoner Art by: Grace Monahan If you know anything about me, you’ll know that I’m a bit of a snob when it comes to horror movies. Here are a few I particularly like, ranging from sweet to sickening. Carnival of Souls (Amazon Prime): an atmospheric, unsettling black and white flick from 1962….