Not everyone is a fan of musical theater. Most musicals are silly if you stop to really think about them. Where is the music coming from? How does everyone in the background suddenly know all the words to a song, and all the same dance... More →
Spring break is upon me! By that, I mean that I’m back at my parents' house, and have set the lofty goal of doing the bare minimum of work over the next two weeks. So far, so good; I've left the house once today. Unfortunately,... More →
A couple of posts back, amaryllismoon posed the questions: “How do you choose a roommate? What criteria should I be looking for?”
The answer to this question varies from school to school. For example, I was not able to choose my freshman year roommate. At my... More →
Have you ever read dystopian fiction? Of course you have. And you know what happens: the world is thrown into chaos and people do cool stuff. Sure, everyone runs around screaming about how the world is going to end, and sure, that would kind of... More →
I'm back in New York this week, and I wish I could have brought the sunshine with me from California. Yesterday morning I was greeted with snow falling outside my window. However, spring temperatures are only a few short weeks away, (*crossing my fingers*) an... More →
LadyM may be galavanting around Franceland, but she still found the time to read a book! Now THAT'S a Sparkler.—Sparkitors
Does today's title seem familiar? It's because I was recently inspired by Lonks' wonderful column, One Year,... More →
Talie is fracking hilarious. We can just picture her racing some chick down the hall for the last good seat... —Sparkitors
PROM. PROM. PROM. PROM. PROM.
That's all EVERYBODY in my loony-bin of a school can talk about. Understandable, consider that prom is in about two weeks. Yet... More →
If you were watching Late Night With Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday, you may have seen me, the mighty Dan Bergstein, face off against the lovable Jimmy Fallon in a game of wits and carpet. It was undoubtedly the greatest thing on TV…at one in the... More →
xxblueeyesxx595 loves this Swift song, but never forgets that overanalysis is best. –Sparkitors
In my opinion, "Jump Then Fall" is Miss Taylor Swift’s best song. It succeeds in making me feel like jumping about; falling, not so much. The lyrics are upbeat and catchy... More →
Aaaaaaaaaand I'm back! The letters piled up in my absence, so let's get advice-ing!
I have known my best friend since 5th grade (we're seniors in high school now). At around middle school she wanted to date this guy and, since we were young, I... More →