• Articles

    The Secret

    “The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you’re still a rat.” My heart winced as I read this quote online. It’s because the truth hurts. We live in a world where we are all competing and rushing for more and more and it seems like we have lost the meaning of life. We are born, then go to school, then college, and then we go to work to make money chasing promotion after promotion. Then we get married, have kids, and “settle down”. Then one day, we die. Is that it? This can’t be what life is all about can it? *Cue existential crisis daff…

  • Articles

    How my Favorite Rapper Helped me Quit Music

    By S.H “Got money. And you know it. Take it out your pocket and show it then throw it.” had been blasting on my headphones every day to school and back. I loved the rap life. Those rappers had it all. Everything they did and said sounded so swag, you know that they turn heads kinda swag? Yeah, that. I had my hoody on, spat some killer lyrics sometimes, and went out and bought every single one of my favorite rapper’s albums. I was dazzled by the rap lifestyle and I wanted to be just like him. I had him pasted inside my cupboard, his shiny grill beaming at me…

  • Articles

    Who Are You?

    So you’re on a quest with your friends to retrieve the Grand Emerald of All Time. After climbing mountain after mountain, swimming dangerous shores, and going for days without water and food, you finally reach the giant wooden gates behind which the Grand Emerald of All Time awaits you. But first, you must pass a test. An old sage with flowy robes and a long, white beard appears and asks you one simple question. If you know the answer, the gates shall open, and you shall have the Grand Emerald in your hands. If you don’t know the answer, you fail, and the floor beneath you will open and you…