I see a little silhouette of a man…

Calling all Finger Lakes Community College Students! While we don’t have any thunder bolts or lightning, we want to light up your spring semester sky with some great prizes in exchange for your creative genius. In honor of our Spring Arts Festival and in celebration of the band, Queen, we would like you to enter this year’s flash fiction contest by crafting a piece inspired by the album cover “Innuendo.” All submissions must be 1,000…

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The Great Gatsby Analysis

Plot Spoilers: by reading, you are expected to have prior knowledge of the movie so do not read if you haven’t or intend on watching this movie. The Great Gatsby (2013) is one of the many films that Leonardo Dicaprio has acted in and although this is not a movie review, I would like to point out that he is an exceptional actor. The Great Gatsby (2013) is a newer film that portrayed New York…

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Cartoon Classics: The Proud Family

My last few reviews have been of shows from Nickelodeon, but this particular show is unique because unlike the other shows, this one is from the Disney Channel. The Disney Channel is a channel I’m slightly more familiar with, and while I didn’t grow up watching it, I would occasionally catch certain shows in passing at either my baby sitter’s house or at a friend’s house. But despite this, I had never even heard of…

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Behind The Pay

Let us shift our focus to the women’s side a bit. Breanna Stewart, a WNBA MVP of the Seattle Storm was carried off the court during a Euro league game in Hungary due to a ruptured Achilles tendon, as soon as the news was released everyone felt her pain. Everyone including the Women’s National Basketball Association. Due to the low pay, women of the league have to rely on playing overseas, which takes a big…

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The Covenant Series

Welcome Back to my Box of Chocolates! Today I’ve got a chocolate for you that is pretty sweet, so be sure to grab your insulin! I’ve got a little book review for you! Actually, it’s a series review- The Covenant series be Jennifer L. Armentrout. It’s a fantastic five book series about a teenage girl named Alexandra, or Alex (as she prefers to be called). Based in Greek Mythology, The Covenant series is sure to…

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‘Gifted’ Review

Cast: Chris Evans, Mckenna Grace, Octavia Spencer, Jenny Slate, and Lindsay Duncan Genre: Drama I do not know what it is about this movie, maybe it’s the simple, close-knit setting or maybe it’s the chemistry between all the actors and actresses. There’s something really special about this little indie film. Now personally indie films are either a hit or miss with me, you really need to capture my attention from the beginning. This movie was…

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Under Pressure

I don’t know about you, but I can’t believe that this week is the FLCC Spring Arts Festival. It seems like just yesterday I was worrying about how my audition went, and now we’re less than five days away from the show. We’ve gone from rehearsing with only the vocalists in the choir room to rehearsing with the bands in the studios, and now we’re in the auditorium on stage and running the entire program…

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Monthly Muses

Welcome to Monthly Muses! We’ll post small writing prompts with a few guidelines once a month, we just ask that you submit it by the second week of the month. This month, we want to hear your poetry. Your prompt is as follows: “You make eye contact with a complete and utter stranger.” What happens next is completely up to you, we just ask that you keep your poem at a maximum length of one…

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