Thursday, June 29, 2017

The Christian Lifestyle: Advice Column

Q: I’m currently writing an essay and I don’t know where to start. What should I do?  -Anonymous   Always start at JSTOR. Plebeians begin their adventure in the shallow waters of Wikipedia with their Abercrombie-esque...

Freshmen Faux Pas: Project Lunch

When I was in high school, I remember asking my friend what she liked most about her first year in college. Heavily influenced by television and movies as I was, I assumed she’d say...

The Christian Lifestyle: New Year, New Me

Question: How do I become the “new me” this year? — Anonymous Self-reinvention depends entirely on the basis of what you actually can do. If the “new me” is a powerful demigod capable of growing...

And This it How it Feels, As We Go On

I want to start off by saying something that might be strange, but it’s something I know I’ll be saying a lot in the near future, and that is: Goodbye. Whew! That felt good. You know,...

The Christian Lifestyle: Heart Broken

I recently got my heart broken by someone. How do I mitigate the pain? — Anonymous We’re rapidly approaching Valentine's season: shaming singles through lavish consumeristic contests on who can most prominently display their affection....

Constructive Spring: Let This Be My Reminder

Until Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, I had a daily task on my phone that simply read: “Eat fruit.” It was a reminder of self-care that I had set a year earlier, when my physical results...

The Christian Lifestyle: New to SoCal

I’m new to California and I want to know how can I adjust to living life here? Is there anything I should know about the SoCal culture or the California culture in general? —...

Vino and Visas: Ciao United States and Ciao Italy

  One of my favorite Italian words is “Ciao”. Not only is “ciao” incredibly fun and easy to say, but it’s also a multipurpose word, meaning both “hello” and “goodbye.” This is why I have (not-so)...

The Christian Lifestyle: Rave Etiquette

What is the etiquette for raves? — Anonymous There exists some semblance of etiquette for everything, period — lest we allow the contemporary Michael Derrick Hudsons of the world to bathe in their nihilistic solipsism....

To Infinity and Beyond, My Fellow Guardians!

  I woke up groggy and checked the time. It was 2:40 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. I threw on my lived-in slims and my too-tight Belle & Sebastian t-shirt, which had a picture...