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Madelyn Chen

Entries by Madelyn Chen

Around the (Written) World in 80 Days

(3) Comments | Posted August 16, 2013 | 10:46 AM

With the bubbling volcano of school activity cooled down, and the temporary end of hassled days consumed by homework and lessons, the fair season of summer began, and with it, my travels around the globe. In the course of some two and three-fourths months, I explored the Amazon, encountering strange...

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The Pressure of Pressure

(0) Comments | Posted June 25, 2013 | 2:35 PM

Inside the brick walls, around the lines of lockers, between the rows of desks and within the minds of high school students, a war rages on. The war has been silent for the most part, with battles occurring internally, save for the occasional outburst or breakdown. The enemy is stealthy...

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The Rickety Bridge of High School

(3) Comments | Posted May 25, 2013 | 2:52 PM

With the bite marks of middle school and childhood still hot on its heels, and teetering on the brink before college and adulthood, high school and adolescence is the awkward, acne-ridden bridge between the sunshine and rainbows of childhood and the glamour and gravity of adulthood. It's neither here nor...

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