Category: Columns

an illustration of a red car with a girl sleeping in the car. The front passenger seat window is broken and there is a water bottle and money on the seat.

Column: Staying at my monotonous job to survive

I woke up with a start. It took me a minute to realize where I was. Like many nights

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This is an illustration of three lipsticks, each a different shape, size, and color.

Column: Wet N Wild MegaLast lipsticks are matte not Mac

Treating yourself no longer has to break your bank account. Yes, it is possible to keep up with the

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An illustration of people in different countries communicating through WhatsApp.

Column: WhatsApp has united my family from Ontario to Zacatecas

The driving distance between Ontario, California, and Zacatecas, Mexico is 1,409 miles. The majority of my family, including my

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Illustration of February 14 with a person looking at their healthy roses, the next day they are wilting.

Column: Valentine’s Day is a day for myself, friends and family

Valentine's Day lacks meaning. People who participate in Valentine’s Day only focus on whether or not they have a

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This illustration is of serums, face masks and spa tools.

Column: Aztec Healing Clay mask helped clear up my skin on a budget

As broke college students, it can be grueling to allow ourselves to splurge on luxury beauty skin care products, especially

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A photo of a man who is shuffling through papers that feature several different poems.

Column: Spoken word poetry, my hidden talent unleashed

I didn’t become a poet. Poetry was a beast inside of me, barking and howling at the ill-confined cage

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A woman is in front of a forever 21 store. In the windows there is a lot of clothes in the regular section there is a full rack of clothes. On the right there is a small amount of clothes on the plus-size rack. The woman looks towards the plus-size rack with annoyance.

Open Letter: Forever 21 disappoints with its lack of plus-sized clothing options

Dear Forever 21, Women’s plus-size clothing doesn’t have to be segregated to the smallest corners of your stores, as

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Portland's slogan "KEEP PORTLAND WEIRD."

Column: Novelty and essence in the city of Portland

Portland, Oregon, is a city whose aura is defined by the juxtaposition between its earthy woodlands and fast-paced city

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