Prism Picks: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

SOPHIA SEMENSKY The best books make you laugh, cry, think and hope. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, one of my favorite novels, does all this and more. The central plot, at first, seems evident: a 9-year-old boy, Oskar Schell, discovers a key and a note in the room of his father, whom he has lost… Continue reading Prism Picks: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

Prism Picks: Stuff You Should Know

SOPHIA SEMENSKY Podcasts are underappreciated gems, with thousands of topics ranging from politics to humor to Ted Talks. I follow quite a few, but one of my favorites is Stuff You Should Know. Run by two charismatic gentlemen, Josh and Chuck, each episode explores interesting topics through an engaging and always funny conversation. I’ve learned… Continue reading Prism Picks: Stuff You Should Know

Prism Picks: And Since We’re Being Honest

ANTHONY CAMPBELL And Since We’re Being Honest is the debut album by Madison Daley, a sophomore at the University of Colorado, Denver. Unlike most first works by budding musicians, this freshman release presents a great amount of depth and soul that is comparable to Adele’s 19 in its scope and prowess. What is delivered is… Continue reading Prism Picks: And Since We’re Being Honest