South Lorain — My Home, My Pride

By Ashley Mott Growing up in South Lorain, Ohio was never easy. The streets had pot holes bigger than a basketball meaning that driving in the winter was always better because they were filled in with snow, my school system was redone so many times that almost all of the schools I went to were …

Being a suicide survivor

By Ashley Mott The thing about being a survivor of suicide is that it has permanently changed your life in one way or another. Being a survivor doesn’t just mean that you yourself tried to commit suicide. It also means that you have survived the aftermath of someone else taking their own life. I am …

The Sigh

It's that time again, when the hallways stop bustling with people and the noise levels stoop to that of a cricket in the night. Finals are officially here. The wind has started to howl, the rain is pouring, and the clouds start to smother the sun out of the sky.  The dread of the exam …