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Morgan Hegarty
Morgan Hegarty is a Journalism student at the University of Oregon. Along with her desire to write, Hegarty loves to tell lame jokes and is a self-credited Anglophile. Follow more of her writing journey on Twitter @PotatoesHegarty and her blog at

Entries by Morgan Hegarty

Peter Pan Couldn't Save Me

(0) Comments | Posted April 20, 2014 | 1:23 PM

My favorite story of all time is Peter Pan. The idea of escaping reality and maintaining my youth is this fabulous concept that I've always held in my heart. Being a teenager has been my life for the last six years and I lost myself in the Neverland that is...

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Don't Conceal, Please Feel, Let It Show

(0) Comments | Posted February 20, 2014 | 2:44 PM

If you aren't familiar with the popular hit Disney film, Frozen, not only have you missed out on a cinematic masterpiece, but you have not experienced the negative consequences that come with concealing your feelings.

Earlier this week on my personal blog, I admitted that I have been...

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And I Will Always Love You, Seamus Finnigan

(0) Comments | Posted January 5, 2014 | 2:26 PM

At some point we have all fallen in love with the main character of a book or film. These characters are designed to draw the audience in, and they succeed. While we fawn over these characters and paste photos of them on our walls, we forget some of the most...

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Seven Inches Later: A Growing Up Story

(0) Comments | Posted December 17, 2013 | 1:22 PM

"It's only about three inches," I say, motioning to where I want to chop off my hair. The hairdresser grabs a lock and measures out the length.

"That's actually about seven inches."

This is the story of how I cut seven inches off and did not regret it...

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On My Own: And It's OK!

(3) Comments | Posted September 30, 2013 | 10:40 AM

The first thing my mother told me when I left for university was to put myself out there. She told me to move out of my comfort zone, step up and introduce myself to other people. So, when I arrived at university, I accepted every chance to be social. Going...

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Put Harry Styles Down, You'll Break Him!

(3) Comments | Posted August 27, 2013 | 10:07 AM

We tend to put celebrities on pedestals. We fantasize about how much better our lives would be if certain celebrities were in them. And all this hype builds up and up... until we bring them down.

This is not just an article on my opinion, but a public service announcement...

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