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Countless Make-Pretend Words

Countless Make-Pretend Words

Hannah Plauschin, Freshman Writer

August 15, 2018


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Recently, I read a book about a girl who cannot distinguish the difference between reality and fantasy. She stumbles through life with the knowledge that even a flower could just be a figment of her imagination. Maybe nothing is real, and everything is made up. That would explain why I have had so much ...

Skyscraper, a great movie!

Skyscraper, a great movie!

Ryne Birnell, freshman witer

August 10, 2018


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  Skyscraper is a movie featuring Dwayne Johnson as Will Sawyer, Neve Campbell as Sarah Sawyer, Chin Han as Zhao Long Ji, and Roland Mølten as Kores Botha. This was a thriller to watch. The plot is about Zhao Long Ji's multi-billion dollar skyscraper nicknamed the pearl. It is called the pe...

A Quiet Place: A Really Great Watch

A Quiet Place: A Really Great Watch

Carl Jay, Junior Writer

August 9, 2018


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Do you remember the critically acclaimed television show The Office? If you are aware of this show, then you for sure know the character known as “Jim” portrayed by John Krasinski. Acting in several movies since the end of The Office in 2013, Krasinski is a steady worker. His most recent work, a ...

What Do You Need?

What Do You Need?

Clara Licklider, Freshman Writer

August 9, 2018


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What do you need? It’s a commonly asked question but a difference between a want and a need exists. A person needs a heart, lungs, food, water, or like the main character Kaylee’s little brother, who needs a kidney. Most people get these confused and say they need a phone, concert tickets, or th...

The Red Queen

The Red Queen

Levi Dyer, Senior Writer

August 9, 2018


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The Red Queen is the first of many books in the Red Queen series and it is also my favorite. The series follows Mare, a female character. In this series a character’s status, money, job, and even name is decided by your blood. Pretty similar to the world’s racial issues Isn’t it?  What makes ...

“The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn”

“The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn”

Hannah Young, Sophomore Writer

May 10, 2018


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Have you ever read a book written by Samuel Clemens? If you said no, think again. Samuel Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, is one of the most popular and influential writers of our era. Twain is well known for his novel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. The novel was first introduced to the pub...

Satire in “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn”

Satire in “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn”

McKayla Thompson, Sophomore Writer

May 10, 2018


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        “Mark Twain’s The Adventure of Huckleberry Finn was banned for the first time just one month after its publication,” said Domenica Ruta, in an article in PEN American. Several people view Mark Twain’s book as racist so they are banning it from being read in schools. These pe...

Lucifer

Lucifer

Caleb Johnson, Sophomore Writer

April 20, 2018


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Whether you refer to him as the Devil, Satan, or Lucifer, he’s always around. This time he’s in Los Angeles, and he wants to help people this time. His telepathic abilities allow him to reveal people’s deepest desires and thoughts. His meeting with a girl in his nightclub (called Lux) entails ...

Michael Vey: Hunt for Jade Dragon

Michael Vey: Hunt for Jade Dragon

Cole Jolly, Sophomore Writer

April 18, 2018


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One of the main plots of the book “Michael Vey: Hunt for Jade Dragon” is that a simple formula can give the Elgen the thing that they have wanted for years, and that is for them to control the world. The Elgen is desperate enough to get the formula that they kidnap a teenager that can read minds ...

Michael Vey: Battle of The Ampere

Michael Vey: Battle of The Ampere

Cole Jolly, Sophomore Writer

April 18, 2018


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In the Michael Vey series my favorite part about the third book is when the rest of the Electroclan came back right in time to save Michael and his friends from getting blown up from dynamite. Michael and his friends are in trouble for trying to sink the Ampere, a massive yacht and Dr. Hatch’s favorit...

My Sister’s Keeper

Megan Dishon, Junior Writer

April 12, 2018


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I have let Kate’s life become part of my life when I first heard her dramatic and tragic story.  Kate Fitzgerald’s life has always been revolved around her. Her mother and father always watching her every move, trying to keep her safe from any harm, and also keeping her away from her annoying olde...

This Is Us

This Is Us

Hannah Young, Sophomore Writer

March 22, 2018


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America’s number 1 network, NBC, is back again with another dramatic, heartwarming show. This Is Us just wrapped up its second season and has a large group of loyal viewers, and the shows brings in around 12 million followers every week. This Is Us will make you cry one minute and then make you fe...

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