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Walking with an Old Friend

Walking with an Old Friend

Slight frame, sweet smile- big under your hat, Gentle spirit of love, You knew me since I was a baby. Bringing boxes of sweet hot pastries every Easter That you waited in line for for hours at crowded Portos, A bright red hong bao from you every Xin Nian with crisp...

My experience at the HS Insider Winter IRL

My experience at the HS Insider Winter IRL

Last Saturday, I attended the Winter IRL event for high school journalists who write for the LA Times HS Insider. It was a bit daunting driving up to their big building near the airport with the huge LA Times sign on top and having my name checked off a list at two...

Betty vs. Veronica or Betty and Veronica?

Betty vs. Veronica or Betty and Veronica?

I remember I used to read "Archie" comics every day. They were my absolute favorite. So when I heard The CW was revamping the comics to become a TV series, I was beyond excited. With "The Vampire Diaries" coming to an end, I needed a new show that I could completely...

Seniors continue friendship through bowling

Seniors continue friendship through bowling

Reporting from Prairie Village, Kan. Shawnee Mission East seniors Brena Levy and Sydney Stancer started off their bowling career as freshman a bit clumsily. Levy bowled her first two weeks on the team with the wrong fingers – instead of her ring and middle finger in...

Returning to Melrose

Returning to Melrose

It's a Sunday afternoon and summer is beginning to creep into my bones. My friend Sara picks me up in her car, and we head out for a girls' night on the town. After some deliberation, we settle on Melrose as a place to eat and hang out. I intend on taking photos for...