Repeated Cycles and Injuries

  |  Topic: General, Poetry

VOX Poetry Repeated Cycles & Injuries: Lust. Rush. Excitement. Disappointment. Everything I experience when it comes to you. I never know what to do anymore. I swear I’m going insane. I feel as though I should because you want me to But I know it’s not right because I wouldn’t want the hurt of being […]

A Civil Rights Pilgrimage Into The Deep South

  |  Topic: Culture, Education, Identity, Race/Ethnicity, VOX Teen Archive

Brandeis Bridges Fellows Take a Trip To Self-Discovery While Learning About The Past ¨I feel like I’ve seen a part of your souls,¨ our classmate Dahlia says to us. In our worn hotel room in Memphis, the words rest heavy with truth. I look around at everyone’s faces, trying to visually cement this moment in […]

Wale’s “The Album About Nothing”

  |  Topic: Entertainment, Music, Reviews, TV, VOX Teen Archive

New album with a 90s comedic twist The DC-based artist Wale released his second studio titled “The Album About Nothing” which was influenced by his self-proclaimed good friend Jerry Seinfeld, who gives every song on the album an intro. Some are clips from the eponymous well-known 90s TV show (also called “The Show About Nothing”), […]

Wale’s “The Album About Nothing”

  |  Topic: Entertainment, General, Music, Opinion, Reviews, VOX Teen Archive

The DC-based artist Wale released his second studio titled “The Album About Nothing” which was influenced by his self-proclaimed good friend Jerry Seinfeld, who gives every song on the album an intro. Some are clips from the eponymous well-known 90s TV show (also called “The Show About Nothing”), and others are from the Seinfeld himself […]

My 4.0 Fell Off the Face of the Earth

  |  Topic: Education, General, Grad Countdown, Personal, School, VOX Teen Archive

As my sophomore year comes to a close, I reflect on the past few months with a slightly sour taste. Sophomore year was a particularly difficult year for me, and the fact that I’m not exactly sure why bamboozles me. Historically, my strategy of heavy procrastination, intense cramming, strong determination and strong friendships has allowed […]

This Pain, It Hurts

  |  Topic: General, Poetry, VOX Teen Archive

VOX Poetry Sometimes the pain you hold is worse than the pain you’re experiencing Both hurt … But holding it in, you have a chance to experience even more hurting. Trying to analyze How it happened What should’ve happened Why did it happen But then realizing … You remember that pain is still hurting and […]

Womb Doom

  |  Topic: Atlanta Teen Voices, General, Poetry

VOX Poetry As soon as we come out of the womb We are born into a world of doom of responsibility and blame no freedom and no voice not ever given a choice expected to mumble and mumble to deserve nothing and be forever humble to carry the burden up a mountain and not tumble […]