Flower Power

Flowers have been repeatedly used throughout the ages as a symbol of love and affection. The power that they hold within them is stronger than even words can express, and the receiving of flowers can also bring joys beyond measure and can even transcend temporary affliction. One unfortunate day, Larson Jay found himself in the […]


This summer I found an appreciation for the city of Portland. I, along with my good friend, set off on a road trip to Seattle, WA. We were excited to leave LA, but little did we know that we would come back fascinated by a city so many miles away. Portland’s enchantment is due to […]

Opinion about “Kony 2012″

By now you probably heard about the Kony 2012 campaign or you were one of the 100 million views that the video got on Youtube. The video, which instantly became a viral sensation, promotes a movement to make Ugandan indicted war criminal and International Criminal Court fugitive Joseph Kony globally known in order to have […]

Airport Sightings

Airports still fascinate me. People united under one common goal: travel. Some returning to familiar destinations, others bound to explore new territories. Airports demark the beginning and the end of the journey; yet, it is neither the end nor the beginning. It’s the transition point – every travelers’ limbo – between here and there. Groups are narrowed down during boarding time, and eventually divided into proximate sections (almost too proximate). A conversation might result or, depending on the current state-of-mind, sleep might assure an easy route. After landing, another airport will reception the group, eventually splitting apart and pursuing individual destinations.33