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13 Reasons Why

Posted by on May 17, 2017 in Entertainment, Heartland News, Voices | 0 comments

Most Netflix addicts by now know the hit series 13 Reasons Why, the story of Hannah Baker, a girl who killed herself and left behind tapes for her classmates explaining how they contributed to her fate. This author has yet to indulge in the series yet – saving it for a lazy weekend – however, the book that the series was based on, originally released in 2007 by Jay Asher, is a classic favorite of mine.

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Shiver Me Tinder – And Other Bad Online Pick Up Lines

Posted by on Apr 17, 2017 in Entertainment, Heartland News, Voices | 0 comments

A girl can’t help but physically cringe when she’s online dating and receives the poorly executed pick-up line. And it’s crazy to say that I am becoming a collector of weird pick-up lines and crazy Tinder experiences.

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Goldfinch Review

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in Heartland News, Voices | 0 comments

Need a new book to dive into?  As an active reader, I am always on the hunt for a good book. The last book that I just recently finished was The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt. I checked out my copy at the Bloomington Public Library. 

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Advice to a Nation: Fatherly Love from Rudyard Kipling

Posted by on Mar 27, 2017 in Heartland News, Voices | 0 comments

If is a poem by Rudyard Kipling. There is speculation as to whether or not the poem is written for his son, John, who was killed in action during World War I. If is about a father telling his son to stay strong in times of hardships. America now faces one of the hardest battles within itself and If reminds us of the importance of staying vigilant.

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How Trump Plans to Dismantle EPA: Why It Won’t Work

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Heartland News, Voices | 0 comments

Donald Trump’s strong dislike for America’s Environmental Protection Agency is no secret to anyone.

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What it Takes to Study Abroad: What People Don’t Tell You

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Heartland News, Voices | 0 comments

Studying abroad is an amazing opportunity that you shouldn’t pass up. However, you have to be ready. There are many things that people don’t tell you about traveling abroad that will be helpful and good to prepare for in the future.

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