I've liked this guy since freshman year (I'm going to be a junior this coming year). And he's really great. He's got the trifecta and, just... he's perfect for me. We've been friends since I was a freshman—he's a year my senior—until.... I told... More →
Laura, aka rosefan42, is a British Sparkler applying to Yale. This week she needs your help on her personal essay! —Sparkitors
And so, at last, we come to the post you've all been waiting for. The post that is so important,... More →
JackJumpsCandle gives you a rare look into the riveting world of a teen guy on summer break.—Sparkitors
As a typical teen guy going into my sophomore year, my summer days usually consist of little more than video games, eating,... More →
I can't BELIEVE that no one chose to re-write the greatest fairy tale of all time, Flubber. COME ON, PEOPLE. It was a Robin Williams CLASSIC—though I would have been just as a happy with sometime taking a chance and putting a modern... More →
There will come a time in your life when you realize that the general ambiance of your bedroom is less "sophisticated young adult" and more "overgrown 4-year-old." If you've recently found yourself neck-deep in teddy bears, staring at your bubblegum-pink walls and wondering "where did... More →
Allow us to translate Stanley the Robot's incoherent ramblings: DANGER, WILL ROBINSON. WE ARE OUT OF OPEN THREAD PICTURES.
If you've got cute, funny, or righteously awesome photographs, send 'em our way with your username and a brief... More →
I love food more than most things. What’s better than sinking your teeth into a hot slice of pizza? Biting into a well-condimented burger? Or making out with a piece of chocolate cake? Few things make people happier than FOOD. But if you want to... More →
BonnieBellez, we can't get over your first DO. ...We're DOing it now! —Sparkitors
Summertime is full of laughter, smiles, and days spent with friends. Summer flings are common and encouraged. But sometimes you have something deeper than a fling, and sometimes you are separated... More →
Book #48: Out of the Silent Planet (The Space Trilogy, Book #1)Author: C.S. Lewis
Reason for Reading: Two Words: Summer. Reading.
At my school, summer reading consists of two books: one required and one free choice. Now, free choice is a bit of an oxymoron,... More →