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What Does The Future Hold?

Photo Credit: Spectrum

As a college student I am required to write a lot. It can range anywhere from writing on a post it note to alert myself of an upcoming event to writing assignments for a college course. 399 more words

College Student

April is the cruelest month

April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing Memory and desire, stirring Dull roots with spring rain. 264 more words

‘Society needs enlightened stories of humanity that can inspire social change’

Written as #22 for the Think Peace series; will also be featured in a forthcoming collection.

Fiction and stories have been an integral part of our development since we were young. 1,873 more words

Critical Writing

Vocational Arousal

In the early 1990’s, whilst toiling in the London media scene I was approached by and attended an interview at Dennis Publishing.

My interviewer was none other than the man himself, Felix Dennis; a frankly amusing and amazing man, character of legend and many a magazine myth. 1,082 more words

Making Work

What is Africa?

Many people consider Africa as a ‘country’ to the extent of attributing Nigeria as the capital of Africa. Over the years Africa’s profile has been dented by incessant civil wars, famines, lack of a wide written source of contemporary history. 443 more words

Untold Stories

'Machines for suffering'

Ahhhhh Pablo, don’t you just love him?

Me? Not so much, ever since the Hayward.

Lots of gals did though.

In the year that is 100 since women first received a right to vote, owing in the most part to the actions of an active and empowered few, and a slowly emerging narrative of self sacrifice and protest at all levels from kitchen to castle, I am reminded of my experience of the Hayward Gallery’s ‘Picasso’s Picassos’ where I first felt the glimmerings of fear. 88 more words


Why is academia so critical?

by Shawna Buhler

Critical Writing, Critical Reading, Critical Thinking, Critical Analysis, Critical Evaluation…is all you do in post-secondary criticize?!

If you have ever had a paper returned that has more red than black, you might think that all your instructors do is criticize! 666 more words