404 Error – Page Not Found

By Marina Campoy-LoVasco (‘23) Human error. Human error causes uncertainty. Did I forget to turn off the stove? Or the sink? Is the sink slowly filling with water? Now it’s dripping onto the floor of the bathroom. It’s making its way beneath the crack of the door into the hallway. It gushes down the stairs. Soon my house is filled with water. My goldfish is … Continue reading 404 Error – Page Not Found

Mentally on Mars

By Marina Campoy-LoVasco (‘23) The Earth spans a surface area of 196.9 million mi². Its highest point of elevation is 29,029 ft above sea level at the tip of Mount Everest. Over 4000 people have reached this point successfully, while around 295 people lost their lives in the process. The deepest known point on Earth’s surface is the Challenger Deep somewhere near 35,814 feet below … Continue reading Mentally on Mars

There is Someone, Somewhere, Doing Something

By Marina Campoy-LoVasco 2023 They always say that there is someone, somewhere, doing something in the world. When I was little, I would say that someone, somewhere, was talking to a mermaid. When I was little, I thought mermaids were real. Now I am not so sure, but really, who is to say they are not? I mean, aliens surely exist somewhere out there in … Continue reading There is Someone, Somewhere, Doing Something

Why it’s Hard For Us to Change Our Minds

By Marina Campoy-LoVasco (’23) When you listen to the debates, you might wonder, does this change anyone’s mind? The people who agree with one party will continue supporting them and those in support of the other side will continue to support their side as well. There is even a term to describe this sort of event, confirmation bias. We as people prefer both people and … Continue reading Why it’s Hard For Us to Change Our Minds

A Somewhat Logical Fairytale (The End)

Marina Campoy-LoVasco (’23) “I knew it, I knew it, I knew it!” exclaims the girl. The old woman looks at her, grins, and then turns her face away.  By that point, the dog has left the room and the girl is left alone with the old woman. Taking a better look at the old woman, the girl notices that her wrinkles have begun to smooth … Continue reading A Somewhat Logical Fairytale (The End)