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Trailer Thursday: Very Good Girls

Very Good Girls surrounds two lifelong friends spending their last summer at home together in New York City before heading off to college. Both…

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Figment’s Featured Writer: E.R. Warren

Figment.com is an amazing site “where writers write, meet, create, share, and connect,” and each week Figment features one of their members. The “Featured Fig” is interviewed, and…

Indpndt photo art by Katharina Jung

  Abandoned houses and castles, forests and foreign cultures let me dream. Daydreams allow me the entrance into a world in which I can…

Celeste (For Her) by Seanna Pratt

I like her hands because they are her hands. Small moonlight basins. Spreads them along my knee careful; a glass telescope, a nervous comet….

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Meet American Blonde

It is my singular honor to write about my favorite book series! Why write about my favorite book series, you ask? Because Jennifer Niven’s American…

Little Orphan Annie Gets An Update

Quvenzhané Wallis. Pronounced KWA-van-ja-nay. A little girl with a yell like no one else, and 2014’s new Annie. The musical Annie has a history…

Better Love

When I think of what exemplifies love, family, and music, I think of the DuPree family. If you haven’t heard of them, fire up your…

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The Truth About Cutting

It’s summertime: time to break out the tank tops and shorts! I stand apprehensive at my closet, looking in. My heart thuds, sending my…

Time Travel, AKA Journaling

“I began writing on The Albany Project today and that felt great. I’m hoping it leads to a job – a good one, maybe…

Eating Disorders: A Modern Epidemic

It is the sad truth that impressionable young girls desire to look the same as models, actresses, and other famous female celebrities they see…

Find Thyself: Summer Edition

I’ve always been a relatively shy person, only opening up and having bursts of “weirdness” around the people who I am truly comfortable with….

New Places

I Am That Girl

“Who’s That Girl? THAT GIRL is the best version of each of us. She’s all ages, ethnicities, classes, and religions. She’s got a smokin’…

Day 210

Want to wander someplace lovely?  Cara Harrington of Tourist Meets Traveler highlights Amazing Natural Wonders You Must See including this amazing photo of Lake…

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Summer Lovin’ = Lovin’ Summer School

Summer School. Approached with disdain and disgust by disgruntled youth everywhere, this American tradition amounts to little more than an afterthought for many —…