November

November 25, 2015

Turkey Tom

Justin Thomas, senior in biological sciences, shares the story of how Turkey Tom came to grace the Writing Center with his presence just in time for Thanksgiving. Read more here: “They call me the Ernest Hemingway of turkey writing.” -Justin Thomas There is always that one in the flock; yes, the one who makes every turkey out there stop and […]
November 16, 2015

Facing Guilt in the Writing Process

Zeina Yacoub, senior in English, enjoys reading, cooking, driving, binge-watching Netflix originals, and overthinking. Her favorite place in the world (aside from the Writing Center) is the Art Institute of Chicago, which offers free admission every Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. Zeina shares one of her poems along with her writing process: Writing is a skill I had to […]
November 4, 2015

Two-Sentence Horror Stories

Just because Halloween is over doesn’t mean it has to be over. Thanks to our writers, who wished to remain anonymous, for submitting their two-sentence horror stories! Read at your own risk:     Graduation. Student loans. The sentences finally began flowing freely out of her mind and into the word document. She stopped typing, but the words kept going. […]