• Rémy Poisson

    the value of simplicity

    a conversation with the brown marching band

    March 22, 2018
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    It has almost been one year since I last played music with a band. At the start of my freshman year, I made the difficult choice to drop music and set aside time for other pursuits, and up to now I had swept feelings of regret and treasured band memories to the back of my […]

    narrativizing the self

    merits, pitfalls, and non-conclusions

    March 8, 2018
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    Just over a year ago, my friend S was diagnosed with: bipolar mood disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, bulimia nervosa, and anorexia nervosa.         S’s eyes glossed over the list once, twice, thrice. She held the letters in her palm, pressed them into her skin to see what would happen. She watched as they sunk into […]