Creative Writing

Poem: Los Angeles, the City of Angels

I wish people would talk crap about my city My city is the city everyone wants to live in This city has its ups and downs just like people but My city will never have a poor standing committee I remember walking down Whittier Boulevard smelling the delicious hot dogs I remember the sound of…
<a href="https://highschool.latimes.com/author/stephy2372/" target="_self">Stephanie Rodriguez</a>

Stephanie Rodriguez

November 14, 2017

I wish people would talk crap about my city

My city is the city everyone wants to live in

This city has its ups and downs just like people but

My city will never have a poor standing committee

I remember walking down Whittier Boulevard smelling the delicious hot dogs

I remember the sound of the people late at night listening

To oldies and hanging with their families, cracking jokes.

I dream for this city to continue being the City of Angels

Los Angeles the city with good education, academics and great genetics.

This place is my home the place I never want to leave

The place that I will forever fight for.

LA, it has my heart forever.

Opinion: Inclusive sex ed saves lives

Opinion: Inclusive sex ed saves lives

Sex ed. To most teenagers in the U.S., these words conjure memories of awkward lectures and classmates giggling to hide embarrassment. Maybe sex ed took form in a school-wide assembly, maybe in an online course, or maybe in the span of three classes in 7th-grade...