Gratitude is Everything

Gratitude is Everything
Especially in 2020, it is more important than ever to reflect on what you're grateful for.
November 24, 2020

2020 has been a crazy year for everybody. We have experienced the COVID-19 global pandemic and many other issues alongside it. With so many negatives, it can be hard to be reminded of good things. Even...

What I’m Thankful For

What I'm Thankful For
November 24, 2020

This year has been so long, crazy, and unpredictable for everyone. 2020 has been a year of tremendous loss, on a global and personal level. My anxiety has worsened significantly, and I have lost bonds...

Being Thankful During Hard Times

Skiing with family has always been a tradition that, unfortunately, will not be carried out this year.
November 24, 2020

2020 has been a difficult year and with Thanksgiving around the corner, gratitude has never been more imperative. I’ve started to realize that we take so much for granted, like being able to see family...

Undersea Skyscraper

The reef extends more than 500 meters below the surface.
November 20, 2020

While a group of scientists were mapping the ocean floor off the coast of Australia, they discovered an underwater coral reef tower located near the Great Barrier Reef. This ‘detached’ reef is the...

Should There be a Horizon Honors Orchestra?

The strings deserve a place at Horizon Honors too.
Horizon Honors has a fairly successful band program. But winds and percussion are not for everyone. Some students may be more interested in the string family, so why not have an orchestra?
November 20, 2020

Art is a very important subject in school and benefits students in many ways. Horizon Honors has a music program that has seemed to work well, so it might be time to expand. That is why I advocate for...

Is TikTok Overrated?

People have mixed opinions on the worldwide phenomenon TikTok.
TikTok has two billion users... but is it overrated?
November 20, 2020

TikTok became a worldwide phenomenon in November 2018, when it merged with China’s social media service, Users can create and share 3 to 60-second videos, using hashtags to reach as many...

History of Studio Ghibli

Studio Ghibli has entertained audiences for decades.
November 20, 2020

Studio Ghibli has released many high grossing films capturing the beauty of everyday life and the magic of childhood. Despite having started off in a competitive industry which was considered childish...

Quarantine Companions

Due to quarantine we have seen a dramatic increase in demand for pets.
Since the beginning of quarantine, pets have become more popular and prices have increased. Why is this, and what is so special about pets?
November 20, 2020

Pets are something you may hear about a lot. Your next-door neighbor, friends, or family might have a pet. But ever since COVID-19, more and more people have been adopting pets.  According to Research...

Steer Away From Fears

Fears are common, but what is a fear and how can we combat them?
Many people are scared of many different things, but what is a fear?
November 20, 2020

Danger, feelings, imagination, or a mix of, all can cause unpleasant feelings, which are called fears. Verywell Mind states that a fear is natural and is a human emotion that is very powerful. Fears can...

Bye Bye Monday

Monday mornings are never fun.
Monday: the first weekday and hated by many.
November 20, 2020

Why do people hate Monday so much? Waking up early on Monday is not enjoyable. Essentially, people hate Monday so much because you just finished the weekend. You go to bed, get relaxed, then all of a sudden,...

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