I was what you would consider a bully. I bullied kids because I was always the big one, the tallest in class and the thickest, too. I had an advantage since all the kids my age were usually smaller and more delicate.
Song-writing makes me appreciate living, because it reminds me that I’m not alone.
While my friends are trying to decide between movies and a house party on Friday night, I’m weighing a completely different option in my head. Should I even risk going out?
It’s a bird… it’s a plane… no, it’s an Amazon Prime delivery drone?
Vape pens, or e-cigarettes, are often billed as a safer way for smokers to get their fix. The user breathes…
Oakland recently denied a youth curfew for the third time. Oakland City Councilmember Noel Gallo’s proposal suggested that kids not be allowed on the streets between 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. everyday and 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on school days.
At one point in my life, I was caught up in how I thought I was supposed to look and act, instead of setting my own standards.
Say there’s an issue in your community you want to fix. There are the obvious tactics. Maybe you try picketing, talking to your local government, or collecting signatures from your neighbors. But have you ever thought of mapping your issue? That’s what four students at Roosevelt High School in Los Angeles did with the help of the i.am.angel Foundation and the mapping company, Esri.
The Internet– like it has done for so many industries — has opened up the art world to everyone. Now…