Art Submission: Books and Adventures

by Clarissa Chua We all want to get out of our mundane lives sometimes and that’s why many dream of travelling and going on adventures. But as much as we want to drop everything and explore the world, it isn’t that easy. There are steps to take, people to leave, permissions to gain… and the list goes on and on. But we are not alone. Author Cheryl Strayed shared her hiking experience in the Pacific Crest Trail, the people she met and the process that led her to that adventure in her book, Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest…

Art Submission: My Superhero

by Sarah Grutas When I was a kid, my mum who was a professional SCUBA diver would always be away on diving trips. I wouldn’t see her for months on end; when she would finally come home, she’d bring me paperback novels. The earliest memory I have of her giving me a book was when I was six—maybe seven—years old. She brought home Carol Burnett’s A Little Princess. It was a small book, one that could easily fit in my pocket. But it was a hundred pages long, a bit hard for a little kid to read. I do not remember my mum ever reading…