Articles by Sherica Brown


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DEFINING SUCCESS: An Interview With Mrs. Gray

Shakespearian scandals and how particles behave when someone flails their arms. Grade twelve students must consider such things as well as their entire future. ‘Overwhelming’ is quite an understatement when it comes to the last year of high school. One of the best ways to cope is to have a conversation with Mrs. Gray, the…

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Captain Marvel Movie Review (with some spoilers)

As the final movie before Avengers: Endgame, Marvel fans expect Captain Marvel to stimulate their appetite for the next big film. However, the movie critically panned. Perhaps because some people just can’t handle the idea of a woman taking the role of a Marvel hero who has also been portrayed as a male. Perhaps not. It follows the…

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BOOK REVIEW: “Starfish” by Akemi Dawn Bowman

Starfish is the unique story-telling of Kiko Himura, a seventeen-year-old girl with social anxiety disorder. Ridden with memories of sexual abuse, low self-esteem and guilt, she confides in art as a way to escape and portray the emotions she has trouble articulating verbally. Kiko believes she will be able to get away from her problems through…

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A POEM: A Glass of Seasons

Raven hair entangles his sins, and pierces the rose, darkness pours freely. The petals of demise taken in the chilling breeze A drunken groom wonders aimlessly in the chill after Autumn, the darkness to bright to squint against. It’s as though he’s living a glass half full. His blood is too much for her.  …

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The Sun Is Also A Star – Book Review

The Sun Is Also A Star is a heart warming yet quite depressing romance novel. It follows the story of Natasha, a girl of science and data, and Daniel, an unlikely poet. Both opposites, yet attract one another. Although, these high school seniors have issues much larger than the two of them. Nicola Yoon really…

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Faded

I’d like to dedicate this series of chapters to those who endure their own demons – stay strong. Prologue: Anora Ice cream dripped down my arm. Jade successfully keeps hers from falling down the sleeves of her white blouse. The hot afternoon sun bakes us as we sit on a bench outside of the ice…

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