Dear Auntie,I'm about to be a junior in high school, which means its time to start college shopping. I'm super psyched about this, and the parental units and I are in the process of planning college visits. This is where I sprint headlong into... More →
nevillyemilygot the perfect plan to turn you into a low-key, law-abiding, peace-sign princess.—Sparkitors
Ever wanted to live the awesome hippie lifestyle but weren't too crazy about the pot-smoking and random nudity involved? Don't worry; you can... More →
Did she hate it? DID SHE LOVE IT?! TheaterAddict reports back from her first week as a Whovian-in-training. –Sparkitors
So I’ve watched the first four episodes of Doctor Who. My verdict? So far, it’s decent. Especially the first two episodes. I think it has... More →
Today, I woke up feeling like a sherbet ice cream cone.
Note that I don't say I woke up feeling like eating a sherbet ice cream cone. In fact, I hate sherbet ice cream. Sherbet is all presentation and no payoff, it is one of the... More →
Dear Jono,May I start off by saying I very much enjoy your column? Seriously. It rocks.However, there is a another matter at hand, for which I seek your wisdom. It seems that I have been chosen by one of my guy friends... More →
GingerRain is a master of annoyance, and we LOVE that about her.—Sparkitors
Once again, you've been whisked away and dragged to an unbelievably boring place. Whether you're stuck in a hotel in Missouri or glued to your parents while they shop for oversized underwear... More →
Laura, aka rosefan42, is a British Sparkler applying to Yale. This week she shows us her summer reading list! —Sparkitors
Happy summer, Sparklers!
I am in FRANCE right now, typing away at a really weird French keyboard, so if my writing goes a... More →
Cursive (or script writing if you’re fancy folk) is a dead art, and we’d like to drop a shovelful of dirt on its grave. Last month the education industry erupted with shouts and hollers when school districts in Hawaii and Indiana considered dropping... More →