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Book Review: Turtles All the Way Down

February 20, 2018 9:19pm | Danielle Hilley

In the novel, Turtles All The Way Down by John Green, the main character, Aza, is a hypochondriac who finds herself stuck in between the state of being social and trying to defeat her disorder once and for all. Aza met a boy when she […]

Hawk Talk with Lydia: Issue No. 5

February 2, 2018 4:38pm | Lydia Williams

Dear Lydia, I have a hopeless crush on a guy that will never know how I feel. It is silly. I have known him for years, and all of a sudden I cannot stop thinking about him! He is just the most amazing guy. He […]

Hawk Talk with Lydia: Issue No. 4

January 23, 2018 3:49pm | Lydia Williams

Dear Lydia, My final semester of high school is quickly approaching. I have so many decisions that I have to make. I am so nervous. This decision will change the rest of my life! What if I make the wrong choice? What do I do […]

Book Review: In Some Other Life

January 23, 2018 3:49pm | Danielle Hilley

In the novel In Some Other Life by Jessica Brody, Kennedy Rhodes watches her life crumble right in front of her as she dreams of the life she should have chosen. In 8th grade, Kennedy got an acceptance letter to the private school, Windsor Academy, […]

Hawk Talk with Lydia: Issue No. 3

December 8, 2017 6:56pm | Lydia Williams

Dear Lydia, I can’t believe how stressed out I am. And you know what? It isn’t even close to being the end of the school year. It’s only December. What am I going to do? As a freshman, I have been having such a hard […]

Book Review: Nemesis

December 8, 2017 6:54pm | Danielle Hilley

The book Nemesis by Brendan Reichs is a mystery. The main character, Min, has been having “dreams” or “delusions” about being killed on her birthday every other year. Min gets killed by the same man every time while he apologizes in the same tone and […]

Book Review: Afterworlds

November 13, 2017 4:11pm | Danielle Hilley

Afterworlds by Scott Westerfeld is a book that has alternating chapters. Darcy is the main character for one side of the story, where Lizzie is the main character for the other side. In the book, Darcy herself writes a book called Afterworlds, and along the […]

Hawk Talk with Lydia: Issue No. 2

November 13, 2017 4:08pm | Lydia Williams

Dear Lydia, I can not express how much I hate coming to school. As a senior, it is my fourth year of getting up early, writing papers, being in boring classes, listening to underclassmen gossip, and I am done with school. Done! I just want […]

Review: Small Great Things

October 19, 2017 7:20pm | Danielle Hilley

Ruth is a woman of color who takes on the occupation of a neonatal nurse. She is the kind of nurse that takes care of newborn babies and helps the parents adjust to the new life that they will be thrown into. Turk is a […]

Hawk Talk with Lydia: Issue No. 1

October 19, 2017 7:20pm | Lydia Williams

Dear Lydia, I feel terrible. So many things have happened lately that just make me sick to my stomach. Between the hurricanes that have swept peopleś lives away and the shootings that have happened in the last couple years, it just leaves me with no […]