I was only 12 years old and my impressionable mind suddenly thought I needed to make drastic changes to my appearance.
With the growing popularity of practices such as ‘me time’ and ‘solo dates’, more and more young people are looking for a table for one.
Grade grievance result from a lack of transparency in a university’s grading process.
We must ask ourselves if this path truly benefits the students, or only the institutions.
Adolescents often get confused about what to expect from romantic relationships.
It's hard to uproot your life from one country and start calling another "home".
Growing up sheltered can feel comfortable in the beginning, but with time, most people start to realise that this detachment from the “real world” and its complications can prove to be a major disadvantage in life.
When the city slept, I wrote in my diary as if I was writing to you, not knowing if my words would ever reach you. I cried myself to sleep every night just to wake up to a reality that was more excruciating than any nightmare I could think of.
School's not what I miss. It’s the memories with my friends I wish to relive.
Being 13 can be rough — it can all get a little overwhelming.
“All the comparisons with our neighbours’ kids gone in vain.”
The world of exorbitant wealth can be confusing to those who are not a part of it. While most people turn to the simple things in life to cheer themselves up and believe in mantras such as “brownies cure frownies,” members of the one percent club turn to something a bit more extravagant, such as a small loan of a million dollars from their parents.
"It’s like owning a house in Malibu,” says one resident
No longer can you see tired students making their way to early morning classes.
They chanted "Alpha male! Alpha male! Alpha male!"