humanity

For better or for worse, relationships reveal the core of the human condition.

Peyton Draccoa month ago
Introduction
Since these are called stories ... I think I will tell you one about how I got here, and why I am staying for a while. My name is Peyton Dracco, at least that’s how most of my associates know me. It’s...
Sanjeet Sainia month ago
The Captivation of Intimacy
One shower thought that happened to resonate with me recently has been the idea that we are attentive to what is true, but no one talks about. The taboo topics of society. These topics grab interest c...
Mimo le Singea month ago
Observations in a Coffee Shop
For this observation assignment, I have decided to make my field notes at the tables in front of the Tim Horton’s. I used the method of covert observation to study people in their natural state withou...
Raine Neala month ago
Real Life Josie Geller
A kiss. Arguably the most intimate act between two humans, besides sex. People do it every day, all the time. But I never have. If you've seen the movie Never Been Kissed, I suppose I'm Josie. However...
Makeedah Latifah2 months ago
Why Are Lies so Easy to Tell?
Firstly, why do we lie? To selfishly make ourselves feel better by disguising the truth for one of the following (but not limited to): To "protect" someone, to excuse our shortcomings, to save face, t...
Luci Abrams 2 months ago
Stand up and Let Your Voice Be Heard
I'm a Vietnamese college student (now), who experienced bullying. It began in freshman year of middle school. There was a group of boys and girls who happened to be in three of my classes. First, the ...
Michael Grube2 months ago
Am I Human?
I have been told for a long time that I am old soul or that I am 'different'. It was only in the last couple of years that I was able to discover what it was that was actually 'wrong' with me. From ch...
Julia WC2 months ago
"Memory Box"
Life is not quite as perfect as social media enthusiasts make it out to appear (yes, Instagram and Pinterest are my two favorite sites). Foodies can learn how to make some of the most delectable simpl...
Nancy D2 months ago
I'm Sorry for Speaking Over the Minority Voice
I have always felt the need to do good, but I have not always acted in the right way. I'm sure I am not the only one guilty of this... After all, the road to hell is paved in good intentions. The very...
Brandi Payne2 months ago
Feeding the Homeless 1/25/2019
Yesterday was an awesome day because we made up bag lunches and hygiene kits to hand out to the homeless. We were going to hand them out locally but could not find but two individuals and I know that ...
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Brian 2 months ago
What Would This World Be like If Farting Was Acceptable?
What an odd subject to talk about. Farting is and has been deemed unacceptable for pretty much ever. It's such a simple thing and everyone in this world does it. Yet, we never really notice people ope...
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Brian 2 months ago
Practicality Is Ruining Society
Our world is becoming more efficient everyday. For the most part, this is actually a great thing. We all enjoy way more free time than previous generations. Society today has a fixation on practicalit...
Journey Scribe2 months ago
The INFJ-INTJ Romance (Pt. 2)
As I celebrated the anniversary of the day I began dating my beloved INTJ, I contemplated the remarkable peace and utter joy I have discovered as an INFJ. The more I experience what this relationship ...
mar wilson2 months ago
I Know This Girl
I know this girl. She’s complex and simple all at the same time. When asked if she would rather tea or coffee, she asks, “What kind of coffee?” as if she knows the coffee like the back of her hand. Sh...
Leave Me Be (Please Don't Go)(Ch. 2)
*Two months prior* "I never dreamed up my wedding day. Couldn't care less about the decorations or the unnecessarily expensive dress, or even the over the top honeymoon. People call me crazy, but they...
Alice Schellinger2 months ago
Naked
Many, if not all of us, know what it is like to be naked in a physical sense. If you were to ask your best friend the question "Do you know what it's like to be naked?" they would probably look at you...
Monique Star2 months ago
The Half-Angel Among Us
I was heading home after my shift at the library ended. If not for the fact that I did a lot of binge reading there since I was 18 and could legally leave the orphanage, I would've been a lot more wor...
Steven Altman2 months ago
Gillette: Thoughts
Gillette has received a lot of responses after their new ad campaign. Before diving deeper into this, credit must be given to their team. They took a stance on a topic that has resulted in media buzz....