The American Dream

 1 It cannot be crushed. It can be achieved by all, all of those who meet certain requirements. Indestructible, inspirational, personal, yet internationally desired. It comes at a price; there is no standard price. Some are born with it, sparkling in their bright eyes. Some are born with it, already completed by their parents, or…

Things that Don’t Exist

The wonders of Champlain College never cease to amaze me: except when they do. During my time looking at colleges I found Champlain College to be exceptional. It had a cool community, beautiful campus, and clubs that I wanted to join. Little did I know that Champlain College’s website like so many other colleges’ websites,…

Iceland

If there’s anything to know about Iceland, it’s that everything smells like eggs. It’s because of sulfur in the water or something and the only real harm is that you smell less fresh when you get out of the shower than you did when you got in it, believe it or not. Over spring break,…

Why Drag Means So Much To Me

I first discovered drag when I was thirteen, and I thought it was just men dressing in women’s clothing. I had a friend on Facebook—he was an older brother of a girl who I had been in a play with (I used to add everyone) and he use to post these pictures of him and his…