• Taylor Michael

    Boldly Brown

    building on protests

    April 20, 2017
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    Black student protests do not come out of nowhere. Students of color do not randomly decide that there are problems and walk out of classes. Protests are a part of a conversation that is ongoing from student to student, students to administration, students to the nation, and students to the world. These protests illustrate for […]

    Charting Emotions in the Stars

    reading my sister’s horoscopes

    April 20, 2017
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      Horoscopes are not a hobby for my older sister. Lindsay does not fill empty hours of the day flipping through the horoscopes on the back of the newest Cosmo. For her, reading her “scopes” means assembling a tool belt for dealing with the day’s problems. If the alignment of the moon means that there […]

    a master at the met

    reflections on diversity in fine arts

    February 16, 2017
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    I am a museum junkie. It is the cheapest thing to do in any city and a way to kill time. In the summer when internships do not pan out the way I want to, or on breaks from school where I need to occupy my time, museums are an escape from staring at my […]

    gone astray

    a childhood of wandering off

    November 20, 2014
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    In my family, I am the child you always have to look out for. From age six or seven until I was able to walk around and use public transportation on my own, my family had to constantly keep track of my whereabouts. Oftentimes I would wander off. My earliest memory of this happening is […]

    chateaus and ceos

    the summer i lived with my boss

    November 13, 2014
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    Normal intern life: going to work in an office building and then going home either to your sublet or your parents. Intern life with the JWD Enterprises Inc.: learning to live in the same house as your boss. This summer I decided to learn the family business. I worked as an event management intern for […]